Comprised of 50 volunteers that express a passion for music and education, the St. Augustine Orchestra will perform a concert titled Home For The Holidays on Friday, December 16, 2022, at 8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Guests can enjoy classical pieces that bring good tidings, the spirit of Christmas, and holiday cheer. Musicians from different experience levels and walks of life play instruments under the direction of Maestro Scott Gregg.
Previous performances from the orchestra include selections from Messiah, which was originally composed in 1741 as an oratorio by George Frideric Handel. This traditional score is a musical composition that depicts scenes from the Bible including prophecies by Isiah, the annunciation of the shepherds, and more.
Selections from The Nutcracker have also featured two competing versions of Sleigh Ride. One was written by Wolfgang Mozart, one of the most revered composers, and the other was written by Leroy Anderson, one of the great American masters of orchestral music. To register visit here.
When: Friday, December 16, 2022, at 8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Where: Kelly Farms, located at 5895 Co Road 214, St. Augustine, Florida 32092.