Recent concerts featuring music by Gordon Thornett

 


Christmas Classics

with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Thursday 20 December 2012, 7.30pm in Ayr Town Hall and

Friday 21 December 2012, 7.30pm at the Music Hall, Aberdeen

Included the first Scottish performances of Festive Overture: The Joy of Christmas, broadcast in Scotland on Christmas Day at 2.30pm.


Christmas Concerts at Trondheim Cathedral, Norway

by the Nidarosdomens Guttekor - 14/15/16 December

including 1st performance of Star of the East with orchestra.


Friday 21st Dec. at 7.45pm Christmas Spectacular concert with City of Bristol Choir and the Bristol Ensemble St George’s, Bristol included 1st performance of scaled down version of Festive Overture: The Joy of Christmas, conducted by David Ogden.

Saturday 22nd Dec. at 7.45pm Christmas Spectacular concert with Exultate Singers and the Bristol Ensemble St George’s, Bristol (as above).


Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

‘Spirit of Christmas’ concerts

December 2012 Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Including new orchestrations of ‘Angels from the realms of glory’ and ‘What Child is this?’, featuring Mexican tenor soloist, Jesús Léon.


CBSO FESTIVE FAVOURITES WITH ALAN TITCHMARSH


Friday 21 December 7.30pm, Saturday 22 December 7.30pm & Sunday 23 December 3pm & 7.30pm - Symphony Hall


Programme included new setting of See amid the Winter’s Snow with CBSO Chorus & Orchestra, conducted by Simon Halsey.


Northern Sinfonia Christmas Concert: Rejoice

Saturday, 8 December 2012 7:30pm and Sunday, 9 December 2012 3:00pm


Programme included Noel! setting by Gordon Thornett



Lunchtime Christmas Concert

at St Martin’s in the Bullring, Birmingham

Friday, 21st December 2012 at 12.30-1.30pm


with Sutton Coldfield Chamber Choir and Bournville Strings

conducted by Gordon Thornett


including new and traditional settings of Christmas carols, with plenty of audience participation