Songs and Festive Favourites for Choir and Jazz Band

BBC Singers/Palmer

Clare Teal

BBC Singers and special guest Clare Teal perform Christmas songs and festive favourites for choir and jazz band.

Join the BBC Singers for a special Christmas celebration with a swing! Ben Palmer conducts the BBC Singers and members of the National Youth Jazz orchestra in a concert of popular festive favourites from yesteryear. Featuring classics such as The Christmas SongIt’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year and many more. The BBC Singers are also joined by special guest, the international jazz singer Clare Teal.

Christmas songs made famous in the 1940s and 50s by the likes of the Rat Pack form the backbone of Christmas celebrations, and this concert features choral arrangements of music that will provide the perfect start to the festive period.


End-time to be announced nearer the event.


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