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A Christmas Story (movie)

BSO to premiere concert version of 'Christmas Carol'

BSO to premiere concert version of 'Christmas Carol'

Composer Bob Christianson is nothing if not versatile. He wrote a lot of pulsating music that accompanied episodes about several, um, energetic women in New York on the HBO series "Sex and the City." He has provided themes for Travel Channel's "Mysteries of the Museum" and "Inside the Grand Canyon," and the Military Channel's "The Day After D-Day," to name a few more. His credits also include themes for sports programs and promos on ABC and ESPN. "Which is funny," Christianson said, "because I am not a sports person. I'm missing that gene." But the New York-based composer does have the soft-heart gene, which will...