Britten Sinfonia/Handelís Messiah

15 December 2015 / 19:30

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In this performance Britten Sinfonia are joined by a stellar quartet of soloists for a festive performance that is sure to be both thrilling and jubilant.

Handel's remarkable oratorio Messiah, with its vivid portrayal of biblical scenes and high emotional charge, is staple 'fare' in many people's Christmas musical diet. And rightly so Ė alongside brilliant solo arias, its magnificent choruses have fired a whole nation's passion for choral-singing.

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Handel Messiah

Carolyn Sampson soprano
Iestyn Davies counter-tenor
Allan Clayton tenor
Robert Davies bass
Britten Sinfonia Voices
Britten Sinfonia
Eamonn Dougan conductor

Please note: Christopher Purves is no longer able to perform in this concert, and has been replaced by Robert Davies.

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