Arcangelo Corelli
–   Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 6 No 8, “Christmas Concerto”

 

George Friedrich Händel
– Fragments from the oratorio „Messiah“
And the Glory of the Lord
And Thou That Tellest Good Tidings
The People That Walked In Darkness
For Unto Us A Child Is Born

Soloists: Marianne Pärna (alto), Olari Viikholm (bass)

 

INTERVAL

 

– Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
Music by Michael Praetorius, arranged by Jan Sandström

 

Arvo Pärt
– Magnificat
– Nunc dimitis
– Eesti hällilaul

 

– Christmas Carols, arranged by Tõnis Kõrvits

“Little Town of Bethlehem”
Music: Lewis Henry Redner, words: Phillips Brooks
Soloist: Rainer Vilu

“Adeste fideles”
Music and words: John Francis Wade
Soloists: Kristine Muldma, Raul Mikson

“When You Wish Upon a Star”
Music: Leigh Harline, words: Ned Washington

“Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”
Music: Hugh Martin, words: Ralph Blane

“Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire” (The Christmas Song)
Music and words: Mel Tormé and Bob Wells
Soloists: Karolis Kaljuste, Henry Tiisma

“White Christmas”
Music and words: Irving Berlin
Soloist: Ülle Tuisk
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Tallinn Chamber Orchestra
Conductor Kaspars Putninš

 

In cooperation with Eesti Kontsert and Tallinn Philharmonic Society

Broadcast 22.12 at Estonia Concert Hall.