A Festive Christmas Afternoon

Sunday 18 December 2022, 2.30 PM at Merley House, Wimborne, Dorset

La Nova Singers present an afternoon of joyful Christmas music in celebration of the festive season. The library of Merley House will resound with carols old and new, including ‘The Angel Gabriel’ and ‘O Holy Night’; plus music by John Rutter, Ola Gjeilo and Herbert Howells.

The all-female ensemble will be conducted by their musical director Michelle Nova, and accompanied on piano by Simon Giliver.

We have very limited tickets available for this exclusive event, so early booking is recommended.

A Festive Christmas Afternoon

Sunday 18 December 2022

Tickets: £15 plus booking fee
Tickets are on sale now, via our Eventbrite page.

Programme and Composers:

As always with a La Nova Singers concert, we like to provide a mix of well-known and loved Christmas carols; new twists on old classics; and gorgeous festive pieces by composers. Here are a few of the tunes we’ll be performing at this afternoon Christmas concert:

    Here Is The Little Door – Howells
    Stille Nacht – arr. Howard Goodall
    All On A Silent Night – Becki Slagle Mayo
    Candlelight Carol – John Rutter
    What Child Is This? – trad.
    Rocking Carol – Carols for Choirs
    The Rose – Ola Gjeilo
    What Sweeter Music – John Rutter
    The Holly and the Ivy – Gardner
    A Lullaby Alleluia – Lynda Spevaeck
    The Angel Gabriel – trad.
    Do You Hear What I Hear? – trad.
    Somewhere In My Memory – from Home Alone – John Williams
    When A Child Is Born
    Jingle Bells – arr. Alexander L’Estrange
    White Christmas – Irving Berlin
    The World for Christmas – Edenroth
    O Holy Night- trad.

Merley House

Merley House Lane
BH21 3AA


The venue has a wheelchair accessible entrance and car park.
If you’d like to discuss your access needs further, please contact the Merley House events team:

01202 885024

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