Christmas Day Recommendations from our AGC Singing Tutors!

Christmas Day Recommendations from our AGC Singing Tutors!
December 12, 2019 Australian Girls Choir

The festive season is fast approaching! As our AGC carollers prepare for more than 130 performances around the country, things are starting to get very Chirstmas-y in the AGC offices.

If you love getting into all things holiday-related (we sure do) then have a read of our Christmas Day recommendations from our singing tutors from around Australia! We’ve rounded up their favourite sing-alongs, Christmas albums, movies and recipes to inspire your household.

Wishing you a joyous Christmas from everyone at the Australian School of Performing Arts. #christmaswiththeagc

Tanya Romeo, Sydney

Favourite Christmas carol to sing along to: O Holy Night

Favourite Christmas album: Michael Buble “Christmas” (2011)

Listen on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/album/3CKVXhODttZebJAzjUs2un

Favourite Christmas movie: Home Alone (1990)

Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owU3lMxd6jI

Favourite Christmas food: Pavlova

Find the recipe: https://www.stephaniealexander.com.au/what-to-cook/recipes/pavlova-recipe-2/


Laura Knowling, Melbourne

Favourite Christmas carol to sing along to: O Holy Night – it’s fun to belt out that chorus!

Favourite Christmas album: Mariah Carey “Merry Christmas” (1994)

Listen on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/album/61ulfFSmmxMhc2wCdmdMkN

Favourite Christmas movie: Elf (2003)

Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a54yC1etmVc

Favourite Christmas food: I love having a BIG cook up (eggs, bacon, hash browns) on Christmas morning.


Eliza De Castro, Brisbane

Favourite Christmas carol to sing along to: Alvin and the Chipmunks “All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth” (1961)

Favourite Christmas album: Hi-5 “It’s a Hi-5 Christmas” (1999) is a long-time favourite as it brings back so many memories of an Aussie Summer Christmas.

Listen on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/album/2Cac2h2QMN3kCwgCOwMJmF

Favourite Christmas movie: “How the Grinch stole Christmas” (2000)

Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQV5Pr7pWtM

Favourite Christmas food: I love having a classic Aussie barbecue on Christmas day.



Lucy Shelton, Adelaide

Favourite Christmas carol to sing along to: It is so hard to choose, I have many favourites! My favourite traditional carol is “Hark the Herald Angels Sing” and I also love Judy Garland’s version of “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”.

Favourite Christmas album: Ella Fitzgerald “Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas” (1960)

Listen on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/album/2UhPCUgK2IGUrg7lIvMYfb

Favourite Christmas movie: I always watch “Love Actually” (2003) several times each Christmas!

Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KdzH6a-XEGM

Favourite Christmas food: Brandy custard and Christmas pudding.

Find the recipe: https://www.womensweeklyfood.com.au/recipes/brandy-custard-12686

Maddi Mitchell, Canberra

Favourite Christmas carol or song: Carol of the Bells

Favourite Christmas album: ‘The Best of Pentatonix Christmas’ (2019) – Pentatonix

Listen here: https://open.spotify.com/album/1ohdh4vzVUXhtaE04cHvle

Favourite Christmas movie: Miracle on 34th Street (1994)

Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yiypbCFV7Ao

Favourite Christmas food: Christmas pudding with brandy custard!

Find the recipe: https://www.donnahay.com.au/recipes/sauces-and-condiments/brandy-custard


Gen Ogilvie, Perth

Favourite Christmas carol to sing along to: Mariah Carey – “All I Want for Christmas is You”

Favourite Christmas album: Hilary Duff’s Christmas album “Santa Claus Lane” (2002)

Listen on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/album/0xrj0lbY8fzLaKCwwmWNf0

Favourite Christmas movie: The Grinch (2018)

Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UOh0UX3alI

Favourite Christmas food: Pavlova!