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Radio 2 Home for the Holidays

Airs: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 at 6:00 pm.

6:00 a.m. Home for the Holidays with Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe ( 3 hours)

Host: Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe

Wake up to an exciting mix of classic holiday music from Bing Crosby and Nat King Cole to the more traditional sounds of Handel’s Messiah and Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker.

9:00 a.m. Handel’s Messiah with Julie Nesrallah ( 2 hours, 50 minutes)

Host: Julie Nesrallah

Georg Fredrich Handel’s Oratorio the Messiah is a Christmas favourite for classical music lovers. This year features the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir under Andrew Davis.

11:50 a.m. Queen’s Message ( 10 minutes)

Queen Elizabeth delivers her Christmas message from Buckingham Palace, an annual tradition on radio since 1952.

12:00 p.m. Home for the Holidays with Julie Nesrallah ( 1 hour)

Host: Julie Nesrallah

A perfect Classical music companion for your Christmas Day.

1:00 p.m. CBC Christmas Sing-In with Katherine Duncan ( 1 hour)

Host: Katherine Duncan

A popular broadcast tradition from the Church of St. Andrew and St. Paul in Montreal, the CBC Christmas Sing-In includes your favourite seasonal music, from “The Huron Carol” to “O Holy Night”. Join host Katherine Duncan and sing along wherever you may be on Christmas Day.

2:00 p.m. Home for the Holidays with Tom Allen (5 hours)

Host: Tom Allen

Gather around for this unique mix of seasonal songs and stories with Tom Allen.

7:00 p.m. A Choral Christmas with Julie Nesrallah ( 1 hour)

Host: Julie Nesrallah

An hour of the most beautifully blended harmonies by leading Canadian choirs.

8:00 p.m. Home for the Holidays with Raina Douris ( 4 hours)

Host: Raina Douris

Raina Douris brings you the perfect soundtrack for your Christmas Day.

***All holiday programming on Radio One and Radio 2 ends at 12:00 midnight on December 25th***