Concert Series and Events

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Mar 2

Winter Choral Concert: Handel's MESSIAH

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
7:00 – 9:30 pm / Concert Hall

7:00 p.m. - MESSIAH Insights. Richard Crouter and Stephen Kelly, speakers. 8:00 p.m. - MESSIAH Highlights. Carleton Choir with a professional Baroque Orchestra. Lawrence E. Burnett, conductor. The Carleton Choir, featuring student soloists, is joined by professional Baroque instrumentalists in a performance of highlights from George Frederic Handel’s earliest version of Messiah. Richard Crouter, John M. and Elizabeth W. Musser Professor of Religious Studies, Emeritus, and Stephen Kelly, Dye Family Professor of Music, Emeritus, are featured in a pre-concert talk about the libretto, Handel’s score, Baroque instruments and performance practices.

Sponsored by Music. Contact: Lawrence Burnett, x4347