Columbus Symphony Orchestra Coming to Lancaster

Holiday Spectacular

Faith Memorial Church in Lancaster, Ohio invites the public to a night of beautiful Christmas Music with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra on Friday, December 15, 2023 at 7:30 pm. Excitement, family emphasis, and musical excellence are what you can expect to find during this concert, says Mike Kotora, Music and Worship Pastor at Faith Memorial Church.

The Columbus Symphony brings Holiday magic along with beautiful decorations, glorious music, heavenly voices and seasonal cheer.

This is an excellent opportunity for families to enjoy an evening of Christmas music together, introduce children to orchestral music or support a genre they already love. Kick off your holiday season with a Christmas tradition and create memories to last a lifetime.

Performers & Program Notes

Stephen Caracciolo | Conductor
Amy Parker | Soprano
Savanah Gonsoulin | Mezzo Soprano
Dustin Hill | Tenor
Jacob Conrad | Bass

Arr. Willcocks | O Come, All Ye Faithful
Amy Parker, Savanah Gonsoulin, Dustin Hill, Jacob Conrad

Leontovich / Hayman | Carol of the Bells, A Ukrainian Christmas Carol

Tchaikovsky | Suite from The Nutcracker, Op. 71a
Miniature Overture
Arabian Dance
Russian Dance

Yon | Ges├║ Bambino (The Infant Jesus)
Jacob Conrad

Vaughan Williams / Greaves | Fantasia on Greensleeves

Gruber / Shaffer | Silent Night
Amy Parker

Adam / Hansen | O Holy Night
Savanah Gonsoulin

Fry | ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
Dustin Hill

Arr. Willcocks | Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Amy Parker, Savanah Gonsoulin, Dustin Hill, Jacob Conrad

Rutter | Nativity Carol
Amy Parker, Savanah Gonsoulin, Dustin Hill, Jacob Conrad

Waldteufel | Les patineurs (The Skaters’ Waltz)

Anderson | Sleigh Ride

Arr. Sheldon | A Most Wonderful Christmas

Founded in 1951, the Columbus Symphony is the longest-running, professional symphony in Central Ohio. Through an array of innovative artistic, educational, and community outreach programing, the Columbus Symphony is reaching an expanding, more diverse audience each year. This season, the Columbus Symphony will share music with more than 175,000 people in Central Ohio through concerts, radio broadcasts, and special programming.

Get your tickets now for this special Christmas concert with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra at Faith Memorial Church, 2610 West Fair Avenue, Lancaster, Ohio.

Doors open at 6:30 pm and tickets are available on-line, by calling the CBUSArts Ticket Office at (614) 469-0939 or at Faith Memorial Church.

Admission is $30 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under. Children under 2 get in free. For more information about this concert visit the Columbus Symphony website or contact the Church office at (740) 654-1711 or visit Faith Memorial Church online.

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Penny L. Wasem is the owner of Lifetime Financial Planning Solutions, LLC. A summa cum laude graduate of Ohio University, Penny earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with focus in accounting and mathematics. She serves on the board of The Fairfield Medical Center Foundation, is a member of the Investment Committee of The Fairfield County Foundation and has been active on many non-profit boards in the community. Penny lives in Lancaster with her husband Eric Hubbard and is parent to Clark and Olivia Hubbard.