Music, Theatre, & Dance
Handel's Messiah - a Worcester Chorus annual holiday tradition
Music / Singing - Performance
Saturday, December 2, 2017
8:00 AM-10:00 PM
Under the direction of Chris Shepard, The Worcester Chorus of Music Worcester will return to historic Mechanics Hall to continue its great holiday tradition: a complete performance of Handel's greatest choral work, The Messiah.
Music Worcester presents The Worcester Chorus, full orchestra, acclaimed vocal soloists, and The Festival Singers: a group of Worcester-area vocal students coached by members of The Worcester Chorus leading up to the performance. - all under the leadership of Dr. Chris Shepard, performing the iconic Christmas portions of Handel's great oratorio The Messiah.
In its 2016-2017 Concert Season, Music Worcester and The Worcester Chorus completed a fundraising campaign to record its performance of The Messiah from December of 2016. Charter TV 3 made the film and recording and will be streaming it on its TV channel this holiday season.
Cost: Youth $7.50, College $17.50, Adults $49
Woo Pass: AAA, WGBH, NEPR, WICN, MA Teachers - check web site for all discounts
Sponsored by: WCUW.org 91.3 Community Radio
Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary
Last Modified: May 30, 2017 at 7:18 AM