with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Friday 16 December 2011, 7.30pm
Brangwyn Hall, Guildhall, Swansea SA1 4PE
part of the Brangwyn Hall 2011-12 series
TCHAIKOVSKY Swan Lake: excerpts
HANDEL Messiah: For unto us a child is born
LEROY ANDERSON Sleigh Ride
JOHN RUTTER Christmas Lullaby
EDMUND WALTERS Little Camel Boy
MATHIAS The Bell Carol
PROKOFIEV Lieutenant Kijé: Troika
GARETH GLYN Christmas Medley
Plus other seasonal favourites
Conductor Grant Llewellyn
BBC National Chorus of Wales
Join in the festive spirit with a delicious evening of seasonal orchestral hors-d'oeuvres, ranging from timeless Christmas music from Handel's Messiah through to the glitter and tinsel of Leroy Anderson's Sleigh Ride. And there's an opportunity to join in the merriment and singalong with Gareth Glyn's medley of Christmas favourites.
BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line: 0800 052 1812
The Grand Theatre Box Office: 01792 475715
How to get there
- The Brangwyn Hall is served by a number of bus routes, please see http://www.firstgroup.com/ukbus/wales/swwales/map/index.php for further information
- By Rail - High Street Station (Swansea) is a short walk. Trains run between London Paddington to Swansea (approx 1 mile from Brangwyn Hall) via Cardiff Central Station.
- From the south/east leave M4 at junction 42, follow signs towards City Centre, then signs for Guildhall/Brangwyn Hall From the north/west leave M4 at junction 47, follow signs towards City Centre, then signs for Guildhall/Brangwyn Hall Map available at http://www.swansea.gov.uk/media/pdf/s/r/COLMAP%20brangwyn.pdf
- Disabled parking - There are spaces available on North Road and in the Rotunda Car Park (by bus shelter) Accessible entrances - Brangwyn Hall - dedicated accessible entrance is only open when events are taking place and are situated at the side of the main steps; however you can use the Guildhall entrance to access the Brangwyn Hall.