Pops Programs

FEATURED POP PROGRAM 1 - Christmas Spectacular
(click on titles to listen to the recording)

1. Ding-dong merrily on High (Orch+Chorus) 
2. Deck the Halls (Orch+Chorus) 
3. O Christmas Tree (Orch + Chorus + Cello solo) 
4. Angels We Have Heard (Orchestra - combined with Bach Brandenburg Concerto no 3) 
5. Silent Night (Solos, Chorus, Orch) 
6. Good King Wenceslas (Orchestra) 
7. Little Jesus (Solos, Chorus, Orch) 
8. Quem Pastores (Solos, Chorus, Orch) 
9. The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy (Solos, Chorus, Orch)


1. Gloucester Wassail (Orch+Chorus) 
2. White Xmas (orchestra - combined with Bach Air on G string) 
3. Coventry Carol (Orch+Chorus)
4. How Far is it to Bethlehem (Orchestra showcase)
5. The Infant King (Solos, Chorus, Orch)
6. Jolly Old (Orch & singalong)
7. We Wish You (Orch & singalong)

8. O come all ye faithful (Solos, Chorus, Orch & singalong)  

Total timing cca 81 minutes

FEATURED POP PROGRAM 2 - Valentine's Program
Love Me Tender - A Musical History of a Relationship
(click on titles to listen [watch] to the recording)

1. Smetana: Overture to The Kiss (or Prelude to a Kiss) (Orch)    
4. Can’t help falling in love again..and again (Violin & Orch Modern arr)
7. Love Me Tender 3 (Violin & Orchestra Modern arr)
9. Mendelssohn: The Wedding March 

Duration of the first half 44'


1. Smetana: The Bartered Bride Overture  (Orch)

Duration of the second half 41'

FEATURED POP PROGRAM 3 - Beatles Go Baroque
The multi-platinum bestseller album's podium version, proven successful in hundreds of concerts worldwide

Beatles Concerto Grosso 1 (2 solo violins, solo cello and orchestra, based on Handel)
Beatles Concerto Grosso 2 (flute and orchestra, based on Bach)
Beatles Concerto Grosso 3 (violin and orchestra, based on Vivaldi)
Beatles Concerto Grosso 4 (2 solo violins, solo cello and orchestra)

The concerti can be presented either by themselves or in combination with pieces they are based on - Handel Concerto Grosso, Bach: Orchestral Suite Nr. 2 and Vivaldi: Seasons

Elvis Concerti Grossi (with oboe, trumpet and violin solos) also available


Peter travels worldwide conducting full-length programs of his own arrangements of popular repertoire often doubling as piano soloist



Peter's internationally acclaimed arrangements of classical repertoire are available as full programs or individual works. Conducted by Peter, they have been featured in the Chicago Tribune's annual "10 Best Classical CDs".


A documentary about 2012 recording of Mussorgsky and Tchaikovsky for Naxos with New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

A new Transmedia project based on Peter's new, 85-minute symphonic piece, with multi-layered videos and web projects


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