Handel's Messiah has become a full-time employment act for opera singers around the world. It's often much needed work for singers during the holidays, so we encourage you to attend a Messiah near you. We asked singers and orchestras to notify us of upcoming performances of the holiday classic and we've compiled this handy list for you.
Friday, DECEMBER 5:
Jacksonville Symphony with Evan Boyer, bass, Twyla Robinson, soprano, Elise Quagliata, mezzo-soprano, Jason Slayden, tenor and Michael Butterman, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
Friday, DECEMBER 5:
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Richard Eaton Singers with Cameron McPhail, baritone,
Mireille Asselin, soprano, Lauren Segal, mezzo-soprano, Lawrence Wiliford, tenor and
Ragnar Bohlin, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
Friday, DECEMBER 5 and Sunday, DECEMBER 7:
Atlanta Symphony with Gerard Sundberg, Jeanine De Bique, Kelley O’Connor and Thomas Glenn
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Sunday, DECEMBER 7:
Chicago Symphony and the Apollo Chorus with Jonathan Beyer baritone, Kiri Deonarine soprano, Tracy Watson mezzo-soprano, Samuel Levine tenor and conductor Stephen Alltop
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The Phoenix Symphony & Chorus with Rod Gilfy, baritone, Celena Shafer, soprano, Carin Gilfry, mezzo-soprano, Norman Shankle, tenor and Tito Muñoz, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
DECEMBER 12 & 13:
Boston Baroque with Dashon Burton, bass-baritone, Sherezade Panthaki, soprano, Ann McMahon Quintero, mezzo-soprano and William Burden, tenor Click HERE for tickets:
DECEMBER 13 & 14:
Colorado Symphony & Chorus in Denver with Kyle Ketelsen, bass, Kiera Duffy, soprano Jamie van Eyck, alto and Sean Panikkar, tenor. Click HERE for tickets.
The Bach Choir and Mozart Festival Orchestra in full 18th century costumes with Charles Rice baritone, Keri Fuge, soprano, Catherine Hopper, mezzo, Nico Darmanin, tenor and Oliver Gooch conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
Detroit Symphony Orchestra & the Michigan State University Chorale at the Seligman Performing Arts Center with Josh Hopkins, baritone, Dominique Labelle, soprano, Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor and Jean-Marie Zeitouni, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
Orfeo 55 and the Chœur de Chambre de Namur at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées with Andrew Foster-Williams, bass, Susan Gritton soprano, Sara Mingardo, alto and Benjamin Bernheim tenor, Under the direction of Nathalie Stutzmann. Click HERE for tickets.
New York Philharmonic at Avery Fisher Hall with James Westman, Baritone, Camilla Tilling, Soprano, Iestyn Davies, Countertenor and Michael Slattery, Tenor. Click HERE for tickets. ,
American Bach Soloists at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco with Jesse Blumberg, baritone, Mary Wilson, soprano, Eric Jurenas, countertenor, Wesley Rogers, tenor and Jeffrey Thomas, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
Houston Symphony & Chorus with Derek Welton, bass-baritone, Anna Devin, soprano, Lawrence Zazzo, countertenor, Barry Banks, tenor and Christopher Warren Green, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
San Francisco Symphony & Chorus with Troy Cook, baritone, Yulia van Doren, soprano, Leah Wool, mezzo-soprano, Nicholas Phan tenor and Jane Glover, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
DECEMBER 19 & 20 SOLD OUT:
Belmont Ensemble of London and English Chamber Choir at St Martin in the Fields by candlelight with Philip Tebb, Bass, Elizabeth Weisberg, Soprano, Ciara Hendrick, Mezzo-Soprano, Peter Davoren Tenor and Peter G Dyson, Conductor.
Seattle Symphony & Chorale with Kevin Burdette, bass, Amanda Forsythe, soprano, Magdalena Wór, mezzo-soprano, Andrew Stenson, tenor and Gary Thor Wedow, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
Valencia Orchestra and Coral Catedralicia with Josep Miquel Ramón, bass-baritone, Raquel Lojendio, soprano, Cristina Faus, mezzosoprano, Agustín Prunell-Friend, tenor and José María Moreno, conductor Click HERE for tickets.
Orchestra e Coro del Teatro Petruzzelli (Bari) with bass Christian Senn, Roberta Invernizzi, Romina Boscolo, Robin Tritschler and conductor Rinaldo Alessandrini. Click HERE for tickets.
Cincinnati Symphony and the May Festival Chorus with Dashon Burton, bass-baritone, Abigail Santos, soprano, Abigail Levis, mezzo soprano, Rufus Müller, tenor and James Bagwell, conductor. Click HERE for tickets.
Philharmonischer Chor and the Berlin Batzdorfer Hofkapelle under the baton of Jörg-Peter Weigle with Markus Butter, Baritone, Sibylla Rubens, Soprano, Kai Wessel, Countertenor and Andreas Weller, Tenor. Click HERE for tickets.