Two-time Grammy winning conductor, William Boggs leads the NGSO performing Holiday music for your whole family. Choirs from Newark and Granville High School will join in for this annual NGSO tradition, a great start for everyone’s Holiday season. And, if you’re on the nice list, Santa is sure to make a visit!
The former artistic director of Opera Columbus has won two Grammy Awards for a classical recording.
William Boggs of Upper Arlington, a faculty member and the director of orchestras for Capital University in Bexley, was honored in the categories of best contemporary classical composition and best engineered classical album.
Newark and Granville High School Choirs
The Newark High School choir program has qualified for state competitions for 49 consecutive years, earning more than 100 superior ratings between its various choirs: Concert, Swing, The Brotherhood of Newark, Women's Chorus and Freshman Women's Chorus. The choir’s spring concert is always an exciting production, and they have also performed at the Midland Theatre with the Newark Granville Symphony Orchestra during the holidays in recent years.
Pergolesi (Durante): Magnificat from Magnificat
Handel: Halleluiah Chorus
Isaacson: SLight the Legend
Courtney: I Miss You Most At Christmastime
Rutter: We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Bizet: Carillon from L’Arlesienne Suite #1
Gordon Thornett: The Joy of Christmas
Michael Schelle: The Exorcism of the Sugar Plum Fairy
Stephen Main: Fantasy on an Appalachian Carol
Anderson: Sleigh Ride
Audience Sing Along: We Need a Little Christmas