A concert of music from “Coventry Carol” to “A Charlie Brown Christmas”

The Susquehanna Trio (flute/pennywhistle, violin/piano & cello), performs music of Christmas & the holidays from the 1600’s to the present at several locations in PA.  This concert event chronicles events relative to the history of Lancaster, for example, “Sheep May Safely Graze” by JS Bach was being composed at the same time that the first road in the country was paved, Route 30. During this time, Lancaster was known as Hickory Town.

From the earliest examples of Christmas & holiday music, such as “What Child is This” & the “Coventry Carol,” Susquehanna takes you on a 90-minute journey through the Christmas Season. From Classical to Folk, Pop & Jazz, this event will be treat for the entire family!

Musicians:  Tom Reese (flutes & pennywhistle), Tish Haines Brown (violin) & Laurie Haines Reese (cello).

Sample Program:

  • Ding Dong, Merrily on High
  • What Child is This?
  • Deck the Halls
  • God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
  • Coventry Carol
  • Sheep May Safely Graze / Minuet in G
  • Hark the Herald
  • Angels on High
  • Santa Claus is Coming to Town
  • Little Drummer Boy
  • Mary Did You Know
  • Tom’s Christmas Waltz
  • The First Noel
  • Come All Ye Faithful
  • O Christmas Tree
  • White Christmas
  • Christmas Song