UPDATED FOR 2016: Want to appreciate the Christmas season before it passes by? You may want to consider attending one of the following Toronto Christmas concerts 2016 before the holiday is here. Whether you enjoy the communal feeling at Roy Thomson Hall or the intimacy of a 19th century Toronto church, the following Christmas concerts in December 2016 should give you that festive feeling. Consider enjoying the Nutcracker Tea at the King Edward Hotel before or after your concert. Here are some more Christmas events in Toronto you may wish to attend.
The Orpheus Choir performs Traditions – Welcome Christmas! at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church on Tues., Dec. 13, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. The show will feature the Hannaford Street Silver Band and jazz singer Jackie Richardson. Tickets are Adults $40, Seniors $30 and Students $10 and can be purchased online.
The fifth annual City Carol Sing, in collaboration with Citytv, takes place at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church in Dec 2016 at 2 p.m. Special guests to be announced, accompanied by William Maddox on the organ. Citytv’s Gord Martineau will host and the concert will be broadcast by Citytv. Admission is free. A collection will be taken for the food bank.
St. Michael’s Choir returns to Massey Hall on Sat., Dec. 3, 2016 at 3 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 4, 2016 at 3 p.m. for their annual holiday concert. This year, Matt Dusk joins the choir for some holiday classics. The concert also features the True North Brass and the SMCSA Jubilee Choir conducted by Vincent Cheng. This is one of the most popular Toronto Christmas concerts so tickets usually sell out quickly. Tickets are $20-$60 and can be purchased online.
Amadeus Choir performs Concert Series 2: Winter Lullabies concert on Sat., Dec. 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, 1585 Yonge St. Ticket prices to be announced. Call 416-446-0188 or email email@example.com.
The 8th annual That Choir Carols Holiday Concert will take place on Sun., Dec. 18, 2016 at 8 p.m. at Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Square. Adults $25, Seniors/Arts Workers $15, Students $5 and 17 and under Free. Tickets available online or at the door.
The 11th Annual Andy Kim Christmas Show takes place at the Virgin Mobile Mod Club, 722 College Street, on Wed., Dec. 7, 2016 at 7 p.m. Andy’s guests this year will be announced. General Admission tickets can be purchased online.
The Toronto Children’s Chorus, which includes the voices of over 300 children, will perform at Roy Thomson Hall on Sat., Dec. 17, 2016 at 2 p.m. Tickets for the Toronto Children’s Chorus are $35.50 and $45.50 and can be purchased online.
Art of Time Ensemble, a quartet of vocalists, will present To All a Good Night 2, an alternative to traditional holiday concerts, at Harbourfront Centre Theatre on Dec. 15, 16 and 17, 2015 at 8 p.m. The ensemble, accompanied by musicians, will perform classic carols, favourites and new arrangements including Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite. Tickets are $64, $43 and $25 and can be purchased online. Harbourfront Centre Theatre is located at 231 Queens Quay West.