WQXR Christmas Concert
Originally Aired: Sunday, December 15, 2019
Celebrate the holiday season with a special concert broadcast live on WQXR from The Greene Space. It’s an afternoon of live performances, holiday cheer and your favorite WQXR hosts.
You’ll hear festive favorites performed by an array of classical music stars, with WQXR’s own Annie Bergen, Clemency Burton-Hill, Paul Cavalconte, Nimet Habachy, Terrance McKnight and Jeff Spurgeon helping to bring in the holiday spirit.
Featuring performances by:
The New York Pops Holiday Trio with Lee Musiker, piano; Jeffrey Carney, bass; Warren Odze, drums
The Dessoff Choirs conducted by Malcolm Merriweather with Laquita Mitchell, soprano; Noah Stewart, tenor; Kyle Walker, piano; and Ashley Jackson, harp
Gregg Kallor, piano with Rachel Lee Priday, violin
Daniela Mack, mezzo-soprano
Paul Merkelo, trumpet with Ji Yung Lee, piano
Julian Schwarz, cello and Marika Bournaki, piano
Andy Staples, tenor
Trinity Youth Chorus
Xiayin Wang Ensemble
The Spirio by Steinway & Sons is the official piano of The Greene Space.