(Excerpt; Courtesy New World Symphony, Chad Goodman, conductor)
piccolo, flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 3 or 4 percussion, celesta, strings
Percussion: Wind Chimes, Suspended Cymbal, Glockenspiel, Sleigh Bells, Temple Blocks, Chimes
Christmas Eve Festivities is a short and charming picture of festive activities that occur before the Christmas holiday including sleigh rides, tree decorating and Christmas carols.
— Quinn Mason