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Holiday Pops
It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
About the Concert

JOY! the new holiday album from JMR and your Cincinnati Pops is out now!

Stream it on your favorite streaming app

A limited number of vinyl will be available to purchase for only $25 ($15 for subscribers) at all 6 performances of Holiday Pops until they’re gone!

You know what pairs well with our new holiday-themed album “JOY!”? A custom-made cocktail inspired by the music of course! Try crafting your own Fireside Old Fashioned while listening to holiday favorites from the album. Special thanks to our friends at HI-FI Cincy for collaborating with us for this sweet and spiced beverage.

Jingle Bells

Get ready to play along to “Sleigh Ride” on the second half of the program using the Jingle+ app. Download now!


Angel’s Dance — Steven Amundson

We Need a Little Christmas — Jerry Herman

Jingle Bells — Traditional

I’ll Be Home for Christmas — Kim Gannon & Walter Kent

Parade of the Wooden Soldiers — Leon Jessel

A Winter Miracle — Antonio Vivaldi
arr. Timothy Berens

Feliz Navidad — José Feliciano

A Suite of Carols (sing along, text on the screens) — Traditional Songs

Joy to the World • I Heard the Bells • Here We Come a-Caroling • The First Noel • Deck the Halls • Oh Come, All Ye Faithful

O Holy Night — Adolphe Adam


“Carillon” from L’Arlésienne — Georges Bizet

Greensleeves — Traditional

Carol of the Bells — Mykola Leontovych

Sleigh Ride — Leroy Anderson

The Man with the Bag — Dudley Brooks

All I Want for Christmas is You — Mariah Carey & Walter Afanasieff

Mary, Did You Know? — Buddy Greene & Mark Lowry

Silent Night/Night of Silence — Daniel Kantor

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra is grateful to Pops Season Sponsor PNC, Concert Sponsor Graeter’s Ice Cream and Digital Access Partner CVG Airport Authority