The First State Symphonic Band
Concert | Recommended for ages 8+
Join us for an enchanting evening filled with the timeless melodies of Christmas and holiday favorites that are sure to warm your heart and bring joy to your soul. Under the masterful direction of Jonathan Wittman, the First State Symphonic Band is celebrating its remarkable 45th season, carrying a legacy that began as the DuPont Company Band in 1951 and transformed into the renowned First State Symphonic Band in 1978.
The concert promises an unforgettable musical journey featuring a captivating repertoire, including beloved classics like “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home),” the enchanting “Greensleeves,” and the serene “Silent Night.” They’ll also enchant you with the age-old melodies of “The Holly And The Ivy” and the nostalgia-inducing “A Home Alone Christmas.”
For a dose of pure holiday cheer, don’t miss out on “Up On A Housetop” and a selection of other well-known favorites that will transport you to a winter wonderland. And what holiday concert would be complete without a few signature holiday classics? Be prepared to be swept off your feet as they conclude the evening with the resplendent “A Christmas Festival” and the lively “Sleigh Ride.”
Gather your loved ones and immerse yourself in the enchanting melodies of the season. The First State Symphonic Band’s Winter Holiday Concert is an event you won’t want to miss!