St. Louis’ Compton Heights Concert Band will present its 20th Annual Holiday Pops Spectacular concert on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at the Skip Viragh Performing Arts Center with 2 exciting performances; a 2:00 PM matinee and a 7:30 PM gala!
The joyous concerts are headlined by the Compton Heights Concert Band’s stars, St. Louis’ favorite Tenor, Hugh Smith, Winter Opera’s founder and superb soprano, Gina Galati, the booming baritone voice of Robert Ellison, and the World’s Top Whistler, David Morris! You’ll enjoy this All-Star group which captivated audiences during the Compton Heights Band’s summer series.
The 60-piece Compton Heights Concert Band led by its maestro and Music Director, Edward Dolbashian, will present a varied audience friendly program of holiday favorites, carols, sacred classics and pops, concluding in an amazing spectacular audience sing-along finale, Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus, led by the stars and the Band.
This concert will be an unforgettable Holiday experience and magnificent joyful start to the Holiday season for the whole family! Tickets are available on-line through Tix or by phone directly from the Compton Heights Band. VIP tickets are a special tradition at the Band’s annual Holiday Pops Spectacular gala evening show, and include the best seats in the house, a delightful post-concert reception catered by LoRusso’s Cucina featuring various hors d'oeuvres, a bar, champagne toast, free raffle tickets for valuable prizes, a free dink coupon (1 per each member of your party) and opportunities to meet, greet, and be photographed with the stars, Hugh, Gina, David, and Bob! It’s another way to start off the Holiday season on a merry, merry note!