wcfsymphony's "A New Nutcracker"

Dec 13, 2016

This Performance Iowa holiday broadcast features the wcfsymphony’s “A New Nutcracker” concert. The program includes works by Duke Ellington, Vince Guaraldi, and Leroy Anderson.

Duke Ellington imagined by Gary Kelley

Ring in the holidays with the wcfsymphony! This unique concert showcases Duke Ellington’s imagining of the classic Nutcracker as well as visual storytelling from celebrated and award-winning Iowa artist Gary Kelley. Vince Guaraldi’s A Charlie Brown Christmas is not to be missed, and Leroy Anderson’s Sleigh Ride is sure to put listeners in the holiday mood! Tune in on Monday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 24 at 8 a.m. for this Performance Iowa holiday broadcast!

Program

ELLINGTON – The Nutcracker

GUARALDI – A Charlie Brown Christmas

Selections with Waterloo West Chamber Choir

ANDERSON – Sleigh Ride

Jason Weinberger, conductor

(Concert recorded December 10, 2016)