The Ports of Tenerife Christmas Concert will be held this year behind closed doors, as decided by the president of the port entity, Carlos González, given the increase in COVID-19 infections diagnosed on the island. González has indicated that everything possible has been done to celebrate the concert with an audience in the stands, “but the safety and prevention of possible infections, with rising figures every day, is imposed.”
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the municipality with the highest incidence in all of Spain
People who have purchased tickets may request a refund of the three euros in this page, but the money that is not returned will go, as planned, to those affected by the eruption of the La Palma volcano.
The Concert may be followed live on Radio Televisión Española, at this web and on the social networks of the Tenerife Port Authority. It will be broadcast live from 9:00 p.m. on December 25 through Spanish Television in the Canary Islands, on its website, and via radio, on Radio1, Radio5 and Radio Exterior. Later, it will be broadcast on Los Conciertos de La 2, and the International channel of RTVE.
In the XXVII edition of the Christmas Concert, the leading role will fall on the Tenerife Symphony Orchestra (OST) under the direction of its honorary conductor, maestro Víctor Pablo Pérez, who will be accompanied by the Tenerife tenor Airam Hernández, a soloist of consolidated prestige in the lyric At national and international level.
The program contains easily recognizable classical pieces such as Nella Fantasia (Ennio Morricone), Star Wars, suite for Orchestra (John Williams), Alfonsina y el mar (Ariel Ramírez) and Malagueña (Ernesto Lecuona).