Christmas Around New England

Recent Episodes

Stravinsky, Prokofiev, and Strauss at the New England Conservatory

Stravinsky, Prokofiev, and Strauss at the New England Conservatory

Classical Concerts

Boston Children's Chorus Celebrates MLK Day

Boston Children's Chorus Celebrates MLK Day

Classical Concerts

The Boston Children's Chorus sings a program to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

On the program:

King Fit the Battle of Alabam' - Duke Ellington, arr. Feigenbaum

I'm Building Me A Home - Trad. Spiritual, arr. Trecek-King

Driva Man from We Insist, Freedom Now Suite - Max Roach, arr. Feigenbaum

Freedom Song - Robert Kyr

The Death of Emmett Till - The Ramparts, arr. Feigenbaum

Only Love - Martin Luther King, arr.David Horst

Amazing Grace - arr. Jackson Berkey

Poor Man Lazrus - arr. Jester Hairston

Hold On - arr. Moses Hogan

Come Sunday - Duke Ellington, arr. Andaya

When Love Wins the Day - Roger Treece

Before My Time from Chasing Ice - J. Ralph, arr. Feigenbaum

Rock My Soul - arr. R. Jackson

One Day - Matisyahu, arr. Feigenbaum


Boston Children's Chorus
Anthony Trecek-King, Artistic Director

More about the chorus

A Tribute to The Hilliard Ensemble

A Tribute to The Hilliard Ensemble

Classical Concerts

The Handel and Haydn Society Bicentennial Season Opening Concert

The Handel and Haydn Society Bicentennial Season Opening Concert

Classical Concerts

Handel's Samson with H+H

Handel's Samson with H+H

Classical Concerts

New Year's Day 2014 with Boston Baroque

New Year's Day 2014 with Boston Baroque

Classical Concerts

Boston Baroque and Music Director Martin Pearlman ring in 2014 with an All-Bach concert at Sanders Theatre in Cambridge, Mass., hosted by WCRB's Cathy Fuller and Brian McCreath.


Latest Comments


Related Content

Alan McLellan takes you on a trip to the concert halls and churches where New Englanders gather to celebrate the holidays in December.

On the program:

Eric Leidzen - Christmas Joy!
New England Brass Band, Douglas Yeo, conductor

Traditional (arr. by Robert De Cormier) - Here's to Thee, Old Apple Tree; Here We Come A-Wassailing; O Tannenbaum; The Souling Song
Counterpoint, Robert De Cormier, conductor

James Woodman - The Midwife's Tale
Charles Sherba & Alexey Shabalin, violins; Consuelo Sherba, viola; Emmanuel Feldman, cello; The Providence Singers, Fred Jodry, conductor

Antonio Ripa & Antonio Rodriquez de Hita - Viendo como al nino cantan; Cancion 8 (Pastoral) & Cancion 3
Musicians of the Old Post Road

Dan Locklair - Winter:  III. The Stars, & IV. Sleighing Song
Harvard Glee Club & Radcliffe Choral Society, Andrew Clark, conductor

Antoine Brumel (c.1460-c.1512) - Nato canunt omnia
Blue Heron, Scott Metcalfe, director

James Curnow - Christmas Triptych: Mvmt. III
New England Brass Band, Douglas Yeo, conductor

(photo of round church in Richmond, VT, by Cheryl Willoughby)

myWGBH