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Dec 16 mat

Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg

Handel, Messiah
Nathalie Stutzmann, Contralto
Gothenburg Symphony Choir
Dec 16

Auditorio Manuel de Falla, Granada

El Mesías participativo
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Handel, Messiah
Orquesta Ciudad de Granada
Alicia Amo, Soprano
Anna Alàs, Mezzo-soprano
Juan A. Sanabria, Tenor
Riccardo Fassi, Bass
Coro de la Orquesta Ciudad de Granada
Héctor Eliel Márquez, Conductor
Sat 16 Dec at 19:00

St James's Church, Piccadilly, London

Handel's Messiah by Candlelight
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Handel, Messiah
Six Centruies Chamber Choir
Linden Baroque Orchestra
Peter Fender, Conductor
Helen Semple, Soprano
Carris Jones, Alto
John Upperton, Tenor
Bartholomew Lawrence, Bass
Dec 16 mat, eve, 17 mat

Benaroya Hall, S Mark Taper Auditorium, Seattle

Handel Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Ruth Reinhardt, Conductor
Deanna Breiwick, Soprano
Eve Gigliotti, Mezzo-soprano
Aaron Sheehan, Tenor
Will Liverman, Baritone
Seattle Symphony Chorale
Dec 16

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Andrew Manze, Conductor
Joélle Harvey, Soprano
Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-soprano
Ben Bliss, Tenor
Andrew Foster-Williams, Bass
Westminster Symphonic Choir
Joe Miller, Choirmaster / chorus director
Dec 16, 17 mat

Kennedy Center: Concert Hall, Washington

National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
National Symphony Orchestra
Sat 16 Dec at 19:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Handel - Messiah by Candlelight
Handel, Messiah
English Chamber Choir
Belmont Ensemble of London
Peter Dyson, Conductor
Sat 16 Dec at 19:30

Framlingham College: Chapel, Framlingham

Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Framlingham Phoenix Singers
Kingfisher Sinfonietta
Geoff Lavery, Conductor
Lindsay Gowers, Soprano
Button, Edward, Countertenor
Toby Ward, Tenor
John Holland-Avery, Baritone
Sat 16 Dec at 19:30

Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Salford Choral Society
Northern Baroque Sinfonia
Tom Newall, Conductor
Sat 16 Dec at 19:30

St Matthew's Church, Northampton

Messiah and Rutter Carols for All!
Handel, Messiah (Part one and Hallelujah chorus)
Rutter, Candlelight Carol
Rutter, Dormi Jesu
Rutter, Jesus Child
Rutter, Shepherd's pipe carol
Rutter, Star Carol
Rutter, What Sweeter Music
Northampton Bach choir
Lee Dunleavy, Conductor
Ivan Linford, Organ
Sat 16 Dec at 20:00

Harrison Opera House, Norfolk

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Adam Turner, Conductor
Virginia Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Robert Shoup, Choirmaster / chorus director
Sun 17 Dec at 20:30

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Messiah
Handel, Messiah
La cappella Reial de Catalunya
Le Concert des Nations
Jordi Savall, Viola da Gamba
Rachel Redmond, Soprano
Hagen Matzeit, Countertenor
Nicholas Mulroy, Tenor
Matthias Winckhler, Baritone
Mon 18 Dec at 19:30
Schütz, Das Wort ward Fleisch
Bach, Christmas Oratorio (Weihnachtsoratorium), BWV248
Praetorius, Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
Brahms, Es ist ein Ros entrsprungen, Op.122 no.8
Handel, Messiah (Highlights)
Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a
Septura
Dec 18, 19

Château de Versailles: Chapelle Royale, Paris

Handel: Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Jordi Savall, Conductor
Rachel Redmond, Soprano
Hagen Matzeit, Countertenor
Nicholas Mulroy, Tenor
Matthias Winckhler, Baritone
La cappella Reial de Catalunya
Le Concert des Nations
Dec 18, 19, 20, 22, 23 mat

Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto

Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Matthew Halls, Conductor
Karina Gauvin, Soprano
Krisztina Szabó, Soprano
Frédéric Antoun, Tenor
Joshua Hopkins, Baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir
Mon 18 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie: Alfried Krupp Saal, Essen

Händel - Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Lorna Anderson, Soprano
Hilary Summers, Alto
Joshua Ellicott, Tenor
David Wilson-Johnson, Bass
The King’s Consort
Robert King, Conductor
Wed 20 Dec at 20:30

Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona

Handel's Messiah
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Handel, Messiah
La cappella Reial de Catalunya
Le Concert des Nations
Rachel Redmond, Soprano
Hagen Matzeit, Countertenor
Nicholas Mulroy, Tenor
Matthias Winckhler, Baritone
Jordi Savall, Conductor
Wed 20 Dec at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Mary Bevan, Soprano
Reginald Mobley, Countertenor
Thomas Hobbs, Tenor
Christopher Purves, Baritone
Choir of the AAM
Academy of Ancient Music
Richard Egarr, Director
Dec 21, 22

Teatro Cervantes, Málaga

Handel, Mozart
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Handel, Messiah
Mozart, Arrangement of Handel's Messiah, K572
Isabel Monar, Soprano
Marta Infante, Mezzo-soprano
Enrico Iviglia, Tenor
Thomas Laske, Bass
Coral Carmina Nova
Diego González Ávila, Choirmaster / chorus director
Igor Ijurra Fernández, Director
Thu 21 Dec at 20:00

Baluarte, Palacio de Congresos y Auditorio de Navarra, Pamplona

El Mesías, concierto participativo
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Handel, Messiah
Francesca Lombardi Mazzulli, Soprano
Delphine Galou, Contralto
Anicio Zorzi Giustiniani, Tenor
Luca Tittoto, Baritone
Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra
Fabio Biondi, Conductor
Dec 21, 22

Kimmel Center: Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Joe Miller, Director
Ekaterina Siurina, Soprano
Jamie Barton, Mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Phan, Tenor
Mark Stone, Baritone
Philadelphia Symphonic Choir
Philadelphia Orchestra
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
Thu 21 Dec at 19:00

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Händel
Handel, Messiah
Lautten Compagney
Arnold Schoenberg Choir
Erwin Ortner, Leader
Cornelia Horak, Soprano
Sara Mingardo, Mezzo-soprano
Steve Davislim, Tenor
Florian Boesch, Baritone
Thu 21 Dec at 19:30
Handel, Messiah
Musica Sacra
Kent Tritle, Conductor
Kathryn Lewek, Soprano
Samantha Hankey, Mezzo-soprano
Joshua Blue, Tenor
Adam Lau, Bass
Thu 21 Dec at 20:00

Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall at the University of Georgia, Athens

Messiah with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Chorus
Mozart, Regina Coeli in C, K276 (K321b)
Mozart, Exsultate, jubilate, KV165: Alleluja
Handel, Messiah (Christmas portion)
Jeanine De Bique, Soprano
Magdalena Wór, Mezzo-soprano
Grant Knox, Tenor
Gerard Sundberg, Baritone
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Norman Mackenzie, Conductor
Dec 22, 23

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Ciclo Sinfónico: Händel Made in China
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Handel, Messiah
Xian Zhang, Conductor
Sabina Puértolas, Soprano
Sonia Prina, Mezzo-soprano
Matthias Stier, Tenor
Christian Senn, Baritone
Fri 22 Dec at 20:00

Auditorio Príncipe Felipe, Oviedo

Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias: Concierto de Navidad
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Handel, Messiah
Carlos Mena, Conductor
Maria Espada, Soprano
Cristina Faus, Mezzo-soprano
Juan A. Sanabria, Tenor
Josep Miquel Ramón, Bass
Coro de la Fundación Princesa de Asturias
Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
Fri 22 Dec at 20:30

Auditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela

Real Filharmonía de Galicia
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Handel, Messiah
Daniel Reuss, Conductor
Capella Amsterdam
Real Filharmonía de Galicia
Berit Norbakken Solset, Soprano
Catherine Hopper, Mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Mulroy, Tenor
Peter Harvey, Baritone
Fri 22 Dec at 20:00

Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta

Messiah with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Chorus
Mozart, Regina Coeli in C, K276 (K321b)
Mozart, Exsultate, jubilate, KV165: Alleluja
Handel, Messiah (Christmas portion)
Jeanine De Bique, Soprano
Magdalena Wór, Mezzo-soprano
Grant Knox, Tenor
Gerard Sundberg, Baritone
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Norman Mackenzie, Conductor
Fri 22 Dec at 20:00

L'Auditorium de Lyon, Lyon

Le Messie
Handel, Messiah
Les Nouveaux Caractères
Chœur accentus
Sébastien d’Hérin, Harpsichord
Martina Janková, Soprano
Kate Aldrich, Mezzo-soprano
Robert Murray, Tenor
Konstantin Wolff, Bass
Sat 23 Dec at 14:00

La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montreal

Handel’s Messiah
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Handel, Messiah
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Carolyn Sampson, Soprano
Christophe Dumaux, Countertenor
Pascal Charbonneau, Tenor
Andrew Foster-Williams, Bass
Choir of the Orchestre Métropolitain
Sat 23 Dec at 15:00
Bach Collegium Japan: Messiah
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Handel, Messiah
Bach Collegium Japan
Masaaki Suzuki, Conductor
Maki Mori, Soprano
Terry Wey, Countertenor
Makoto Sakurada, Tenor
Dominik Wörner, Bass-baritone
Sat 23 Dec at 19:30
Handel, Messiah
Polyphony
Anna Dennis, Soprano
Helen Charlston, Mezzo-soprano
Gwilym Bowen, Tenor
Matthew Brook, Bass-baritone
Stephen Layton, Conductor
Sat 23 Dec at 19:00

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

El Mesías de Händel
Handel, Messiah
Ilia Korol, Conductor
London&Vienna Kammerorchester
Sociedad Coral Excelentia Madrid
Maria Hinojosa, Soprano
Víctor Sordo, Tenor
Pau Bordas, Baritone
Marina Pardo, Mezzo-soprano
Sat 23 Dec at 19:30

Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Cheltenham Bach Choir
Regency Sinfonia
Hannah Davey, Soprano
Benjamin Williamson, Countertenor
David Webb, Tenor
Peter Savidge, Baritone
Sat 30 Dec at 18:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Handel's Messiah by candlelight
Handel, Messiah
Brandenburg Festival Chorus
Brandenburg Sinfonia
Robert Porter, Conductor
Tue 2 Jan 2018 at 15:00

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Handel's Messiah
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Handel, Messiah
RSNO Chorus
Nicholas Kraemer, Conductor
Julia Doyle, Soprano
Reginald Mobley, Countertenor
Nicholas Mulroy, Tenor
Benjamin Bevan, Baritone
Fri 12 Jan 2018 at 19:30

St Paul's Anglican Cathedral, Valletta

Handel's Messiah
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Handel, Messiah
Michael Laus, Conductor
Gillian Zammit, Soprano
Claire Massa, Mezzo-soprano
Edward Camilleri, Tenor
Albert Buttigieg, Bass
Goldberg Ensemble
University of Western Australia Choral Society
Malta Philharmonic Orchestra
Fri 23 Feb 2018 at 19:00

Foundling Museum, Brunswick Square, London

Red Priest: Handel in the Wind
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Handel, Messiah
Handel, Largo and Passacaglia in G minor
Handel, Suite de pièce in E major, Vol 1 no. 5 (aka "The Harmonious Blacksmith" or "Air and Variations in E major"), HWV 430
Handel, Improvisation on Lascia Ch’io Pianga
Handel, Recorder Sonata in B minor
Red Priest
Tue 6 Mar 2018 at 18:30
Handel, Messiah
Amadè Players
Nick Newland, Conductor
Tue 13 Mar 2018 at 19:00

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Händel
Handel, Messiah
Ensemble Prisma Wien
Chorus Sine Nomine
Johannes Hiemetsberger, Conductor
Ursula Langmayr, Soprano
Markus Forster, Boy Alto
Gernot Heinrich, Tenor
Matthias Helm, Baritone
Tue 27 Mar 2018 at 19:00

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Orquesta y Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
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Handel, Messiah
Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid
Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
Pedro Teixeira, Choirmaster / chorus director
Alicia Amo, Soprano
Hilary Summers, Alto
Juan Sancho, Tenor
Joan Martín-Royo, Baritone
Víctor Pablo Pérez, Conductor
Thu 29 Mar 2018 at 19:00
Handel, Messiah
Jessica Cale, Soprano
Elizabeth Paul, Mezzo-soprano
James. Robinson, Tenor
Theo Platt, Bass
Chartwell Sinfonia
Richard Heason, Director
Thu 29 Mar 2018 at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Maundy Thursday
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Handel, Messiah
Schola Cantorum of Oxford
Robyn Allegra Parton, Soprano
Carris Jones, Alto
Nick Pritchard, Tenor
David Shipley, Bass
Steven Grahl, Conductor
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Mon 2 Apr 2018 at 19:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Handel - Messiah by Candlelight
Handel, Messiah
Belmont Ensemble of London
English Chamber Choir
Elizabeth Weisberg, Soprano
Ciara Hendrick, Mezzo-soprano
Peter Davoren, Tenor
Philip Tebb, Baritone
Peter Dyson, Conductor
Sat 21 Apr 2018 at 10:00

Tyndale Baptist Church, Bristol

Come and Sing Messiah - Bristol Choral Society
Handel, Messiah (Come and Sing)
Bristol Choral Society
Hilary Campbell, Director
Sat 19 May 2018 at 13:30

Parish Church of Saint George, Ticknall

Come and Sing With Us "Messiah"
Handel, Messiah
Derby Bach Choir
James Foulds, Conductor
Tom Corfield, Organ
Fri 1 Jun 2018 at 17:00
Händel Festival Halle

Dom zu Halle, Halle

Handel, Messiah
Basel La Cetra Barockorchester
Vokalensemble Basel
Robin Johannsen, Soprano
Carlos Mena, Countertenor
Rupert Charlesworth, Tenor
Luca Tittoto, Bass
2018 Dec 15, 16

Arts Centre Melbourne: Hamer Hall, Melbourne

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Jeanine De Bique, Soprano
Nicholas Tolputt, Countertenor
Andrew Goodwin, Tenor
Benjamin Appl, Baritone
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Jan Willem de Vriend, Violin