December 2022
Christmas with Pelly


Around the World at Christmas Time, arr. Bruce Chase

O Holy Night, Adolf Adam, arr. Merle J. Isaac

Sleigh Ride, Frederick Delius

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Harry Gregson Williams and Steve Barton

The Shepherds’ Hymn, J.S. Bach

The Polar Express, Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard, arr. Jerry Brubaker

Troika, Sergei Prokofiev, arr. George Pollen

Sleigh RideLeroy Anderson

The Shepherds’ FarewellHector Berlioz, arr. George Pollen 

The Nutcracker Suite,  P. Tchaikovsky
I. March

II. Danse russe Trepak 

III. Valse des Fleurs   

Christmas at the Movies, arr. Bob Krogstad

Carols for Audience and Orchestra

A Christmas Festival, Leroy Anderson

The Orchestra

(guest players in italics)

1st Violins

Joanna Pont, Jinny Gribble, Lynne Thomson, Penny Cantwell, Carole Kaldor, Sue Gillis, Cheryl Brown, Dave White

2nd Violins

Kim Dyos, Ashley Canning, Lee Mackie, Paul Richards, John Beckett, Jane Hunter, Susie Dalrymple, Liz Lynn


Judy Dudley, Pippa Cuckson, Alan Munro, John Nicholls, Jeff Pusey, Ellen Hunter


Lynda Trice, Martin Heath, Margaret Houston, Clive Jackson, Laura Tudor

Double Basses

Lorraine Collins, Sally Swift, James Slade


Barbara Sykes, Hayley Shlackman*


Barry Collisson, Jane Cleaver*

Clarinets/Bass Clarinet*

Andrew Norris, Helen Lister, Anne Smith*


Paula Burton, Martin Cocks

French Horns

Peter Kaldor, Michael Glover, Tim Jones


Löl Warburton, Judy Freeman

Trombones/Bass Trombone*

John Taylor, Frances Jones, Dave Moon*


Chris King, Kim Sargeant


Linda Tan