IN THE LAND OF SILENT NIGHT
Presented by Gondwana Choirs and City Recital Hall
Be transported to an Alpine Christmas by the magical sounds of Sydney’s finest young voices and celebrate the 200th anniversary of Silent Night.
Be entranced by the sublime sounds of the Sydney Children’s Choir performing works from the Venetian baroque, including Nicola Porpora’s exquisite Magnificat.
The Sydney Children’s Choir has enthralled audiences at City Recital Hall with Voices of Angels for the past 12 years. Join over 300 of the country’s most exciting young musicians in a performance that will inspire, captivate and amaze you.
Lyn Williams OAM conducts the choirs and Voices of Angels Orchestra in Sydney’s favourite Christmas concert. More about the program.
ABOUT SILENT NIGHT
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht is a popular Christmas carol, composed in 1818 by Franz Xaver Gruber to lyrics by Joseph Mohr in the small town of Oberndorf bei Salzburg, Austria. It was declared an intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO in 2011.
This Voices of Angels concert celebrates Stille Nacht in association with the Austrian National Tourist Office.
Approximately 120 minutes including interval.
Under 30s $55
City Recital Hall Member $55
Group (4+) $50