‘Tis the Season…
For many of us, one of the highlights of the Christmas period is the joyous seasonal music. Mosman residents are spoilt for choice this year, with a feast of Christmas music and carols performed locally.
Mosman Symphony Chorus & Orchestra: Mass For Christmas
Sunday Dec 8th at 2.30 pm.
Mosman Art Gallery
Join the orchestra and choir in our final concert for the year. As well as Charpentier’s delightful Messe de Minuit, you’ll hear chamber music presented by players from the orchestra, carols from the choir and orchestra, as well as some carols for the audience to sing. The choir will be preparing a scrumptious afternoon tea to celebrate the season. Bookings available now.
Mosman Christmas Lights Party
Sunday, 15th December from 7pm till 8.30pm
Prince Albert St, Mosman
Players from Mosman Symphony Orchestra will also be performing at the Mosman Christmas Lights Party. You can stroll along the street, enjoying the many houses on Prince Albert St that are lit up with Christmas lights (the street is closed to traffic).
Visitors enjoy ice-cream, pizza, sausage sizzles and more, along with music, photos with Santa and craft and cake stalls hosted by the children on the street and community clubs. The street party is now in its 5th year with support from Mosman Council, Mosman and North Sydney SES, Mosman Lions, Mosman Rotary, Taronga Zoo, local sporting clubs and businesses.
Manly Warringah Choir: A Classic Christmas
Saturday 30th November at 7.30 pm
Sunday 1st December at 4.00 pm
Cardinal Cerretti Chapel, Darley Road, Manly
Our friends at Manly Warringah Choir will be presenting Mozart’s Great Mass in C minor, extracts from Handel’s Messiah, and Christmas carols for choir and audience, conducted by Carlos Alvarado. Click here for poster
Mosman Musical Society: A Christmas Concert
22nd December at 2.30
Sacred Heart Church Hall, 23 Cardinal Street, Mosman
A concert celebrating the joy of Christmas performed by the choristers of Mosman Musical Society and the Gagliano Ensemble directed by Dr Jim Coyle.
Town Hall Messiah
Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th December at 3pm
A bit farther afield, at Sydney Town Hall, you can catch our conductor Andrew Del Riccio, whose Trumpet Shall Sound! This is a wonderful experience with a massed combined choir, terrific young soloists, and a great orchestra, conducted by the ebullient Tim Chung. Click here for website