holiday music

2 must-see Ottawa holiday concerts

'Tis the season to watch a holiday show. The CBC's Sandra Abma shares her picks for holiday concerts in the national capital region.

CBC's Sandra Abma picks her favourite holiday shows

The Sound of Music will be performed at the National Arts Centre from Dec. 3 to Jan 4. (CBC)

The CBC's Sandra Abma has been checking out the local holiday shows and she came up with a list of concerts that should be on everyone's calendar.

1. The Sound of Music

The Von Trapp family classic is quickly becoming the bestselling National Arts Centre production of all time. The show runs from Dec 3 to Jan. 4 after new shows were added.

2. The Tenors

The Juno award-winning quartet's music is an exciting blend of classical and contemporary pop that is thrilling audiences of all ages around the world. The group performs at the National Arts Centre on Dec. 23.

This list is far from complete since there is so much music to hear in Ottawa this month.  Send us your holiday concert picks to @cbcottawa or


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