Concord West Side Elementary Holiday Concert 2018

Concord West Side Elementary Holiday Concert 2018

Concord West Side Elementary School celebrated the holiday season Monday, Dec. 10, with its annual holiday concert at Concord High School’s Beickman Performing Arts Center. The show featured second- and fourth-grade students singing a variety of holiday songs from many cultures.

Second-graders sang the following songs:

  • “Here We Come A-Caroling,” a traditional English carol arranged by John Riggio
  • “Dale, Dale, Dale,” a Mexican carol
  • “Blitzen’s Boogie,” arranged by Teresa and Paul Jennings
  • “I Have a Little Dreidel,” a traditional Hanukkah song arranged by Quaver
  • “Once Upon a Christmastime/Jolly Old St. Nicholas,” a traditional American carol arranged by Crocker and Higgins

Fourth-graders sang the following songs:

  • “Minka,” a Russian folk song arranged by Greg Gilpin
  • “Tideo,” an American folk song arranged by Quaver
  • “The Holly and the Ivy,” a traditional English carol arranged by John Riggio
  • “Si Me Dan Pasteles,” a Puerto Rican folk song arranged by Alejandro Jimenez
  • “I Hear Those Jingle Bells,” as adapted by Teresa and Paul Jennings