Since its triumphant premiere in Dublin in 1742, Messiah has remained Handel’s most frequently performed work.
This popular annual concert is the perfect way to welcome in the festive season, and in 2018, Handel’s masterpiece will be conducted by Warren Trevelyan-Jones, who will bring his own unique take on the masterpiece of work.
Start your 2018 festive season in the best possible way and join in the festive spirit, with Handel’s Messiah!
Arrive early for a special pre-concert talk at 3.45pm.
Conductor: Warren Trevelyan-Jones
Soprano: Amy Moore
Mezzo-Soprano: Sally-Anne Russell
Tenor: Richard Butler
Bass: Jeremy Kleeman
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Bendigo Chamber Choir
2 hours and 40 minutes, including a 20 minute interval.
The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Handel’s Messiah is supported by the Robert Salzer Foundation. Support also comes from the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria.
The Venue: Ulumbarra Theatre
Meaning ‘gather together’ or ‘meeting place’ in the language of the local Dja Dja Wurrung people, Bendigo’s Ulumbarra Theatre rises majestically from what was once the Sandhurst Gaol.More about Ulumbarra Theatre
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