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December 18 at 7:30pm
FirstOntario Concert Hall
1 Summers Lane, Hamilton

Livestream and on-demand viewing available


Thomas Le Duc-Moreau, Conductor
R. H. Thomson, Narrator
Mara Sweeney, Narrator


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Online Viewing Tickets

Watch this concert online, on-demand any time until January 1!

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Anderson: Christmas Festival
Abigail Richardson-Schulte/Alexis Diamond: Making Light
Tchaikovsky: Selections from The Nutcracker Suite
Anderson: Sleigh Ride
Naughtin: Christmas Angels Sing-Along


It’s a winter wonderland as Conductor Thomas Le Duc-Moreau leads the HPO in this festive holiday classic! Enjoy the sounds of the season with moving carols and family favourites, including Sleigh Ride and selections from The Nutcracker Suite. We also hear Composer-in-Residence Abigail Richardson-Schulte’s Making Light, a work that highlights winter holiday traditions from around the globe with text by Alexis Diamond. Join us for a heart-warming evening with friends and family.

This concert will be approximately one hour with no intermission.


Please note that a $4 service fee is applied per order at checkout.

Health and Safety Information

Proof of vaccination and photo ID required for attendees age 12 and over upon entry

*Exception for those with human rights exemptions. See Health and Safety page.

Stay at home if you are unwell

Masks Required

Physically-distanced seating

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