Holiday POPS!

Saturday, December 17, 2016
4 pm and 7 pm
Richardson Auditorium

PSO POPS 12-17-2017As of now, both 4 pm and 7 pm concerts will go ahead as planned. We do not anticipate that this will change. Information about any changes to the schedule will be posted here and on social media and shared by email to all ticketholders.

Journey through snow-dusted evergreens in excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker and revel in arrangements of beloved carols performed by the PSO and the Princeton High School Choir! Plus, New Jersey Tap Ensemble returns to dance to the PSO’s performance of Victor Herbert’s March of the Toys. New this year, choose between an afternoon or evening performance!

Join in the carol sing-along!


Rossen Milanov, conductor
Princeton High School Choir
New Jersey Tap Ensemble

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Concert runtime is 75 minutes

Two levels of assigned seating:
$50, $40, and $25 (student)

Limited tickets are available for the 4pm performance. If the available seats do not meet your needs consider tickets for the 7pm concert or sign-up for our waiting list should additional tickets become available.

Victor Herbert / March of the Toys with New Jersey Tap Ensemble

New Jersey Tap Ensemble / Dance Solo

Arcangelo Corelli / Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 8 in G Minor “Christmas Concerto”

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky / The Nutcracker  Act I, Tableau II

8. Pine Forest in Winter
9. Waltz of the Snowflakes

Robert Shaw, arr. R.R. Bennett / The Many Moods of Christmas  Book 4

Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light, The First Nowell,
O Little Town of Bethlehem, I Saw Three Ships,
Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly

Leroy Anderson / Sleigh Ride

Leroy Anderson / A Christmas Festival


Thursday, December 8 at 7 pm – It’s a Wonderful Life movie with music by PSO principal harpist André Tarantiles at Princeton Garden Theatre (movie begins at 7:30 pm)