A Cracker of a Concert
The Bay of Islands Singers November concert is full of musical treats and surprises with a festive flavour! The choir is excited to give the first performance of "Come, Christmas Child" by New Zealand composer and organist Michael Bell who will be playing in the concert.
The choir will be joined by soloists Henrietta Reid (soprano), Michael Burch (tenor) and Jarvis Dams (baritone), along with a guest orchestra conducted by John Jackets. The programme includes: Gabrieli – Christmas music Bach –Sleepers wake Berlioz – Shepherds’ farewell Bell – Come, Christmas Child – first performance Lerner and Lowe – My Fair Lady Suite Anderson – Sleigh ride Plus…… a selection of surprise pieces!