Showcase December 2014 - page 39

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A Scandinavian Christmas
Jean Sibelius
Alla Marcia, from Karelia Suite
Alf Prøysen/
arr. Adi Yeshaya
Musevisa (Mouse Song)
Christina Baldwin, vocals
Robb Asklof, vocals
Minnesota Boychoir
Leigh Harline/
Ser du stjärnan i det blå (When You Wish Upon a Star)
arr. by Bill Holcombe
Robb Asklof, vocals
Johan Halvorsen
Entry March of the Boyars
Calle Jularbo/
arr. Jones
Livet i Finnskogarna (Life in the Forests of Finland)
Patrick Harison, accordion
arr. Hicks
Three Danish Songs
Bitte Mand i Knibe (Little Man in a Bind)
Den Toppede Høne fra Thy (The Crested Hen from Thy)
Syvspring: Hornfiffen (Seven Jumps: Hornpipe)
Patrick Harison, accordion; Ethnic Dance Theatre
Teodoro Cottrau/
Santa Lucia
arr. Giancarlo Chiaramello
Christina Baldwin, vocals
Twin Cities Girls Chorus
Peter Knudson/
Jeg så glad hver Julekveld (I am so glad on Christmas Eve)
arr. Robert Scholz/Hicks
Christina Baldwin, vocals
Robb Asklof, vocals
Patrick Harison, accordion
Minnesota Boychoir
Twin Cities Girls Chorus
arr. John Finnegan
Christmas Sing-Along
Jingle Bells
Joy to the World
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Silent Night
Away in a Manger
Deck the Halls
O Come, All Ye Faithful
Sing-along texts appear on page 41.
Sarah Hicks
, conductor
Sarah Hicks, the Minnesota Orchestra’s principal
conductor of Live at Orchestra Hall, has led
a broad range of programs since joining the
Orchestra as assistant conductor in 2006. In
addition to conducting the Inside the Classics
series, she takes the podium later this season for
a staging of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s
a concert with trumpeter Chris Botti, programs
showcasing Italian music and more.
Recent, upcoming:
During the 2014-15 season
she makes return visits to the San Francisco
Symphony, Detroit Symphony and Alabama
Symphony and debuts with the Santa Fe
Symphony, Tokyo Philharmonic, Edmonton
Symphony, New Jersey Symphony, Nagoya
Philharmonic and Kansai Philharmonic. In
2011 she toured with British rock icon Sting,
leading 31 concerts over two months in venues
throughout Europe.
Of interest:
Born in Tokyo and raised in
Honolulu, Hicks originally studied music
composition, receiving a degree from
Harvard University.
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