Messiah

The greatest story ever told. The most majestic music ever conceived. Alexander Shelley, Music Director of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, conducts Handel’s Messiah with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, and four dazzling Canadian soloists. Experience music’s most inspiring message of faith—in Mozart’s colourful orchestration. This is Toronto’s favourite holiday musical tradition. Hallelujah!

Please allow roughly three hours for the full concert experience, including a 15-minute intermission.

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Messiah December 17 2019 8PM

The greatest story ever told. The most majestic music ever conceived. Alexander Shelley, Music Director of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, conducts Handel’s Messiah with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, and four dazzling Canadian soloists. Experience music’s most inspiring message of faith—in Mozart’s colourful orchestration. This is Toronto’s favourite holiday musical tradition. Hallelujah!

Please allow roughly three hours for the full concert experience, including a 15-minute intermission.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Handel/arr. Mozart: Messiah

Performers

Alexander Shelley
conductor
Jane Archibald
soprano
Emily D’Angelo
mezzo-soprano
Isaiah Bell
tenor
Russell Braun
baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Messiah December 18 2019 8PM

The greatest story ever told. The most majestic music ever conceived. Alexander Shelley, Music Director of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, conducts Handel’s Messiah with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, and four dazzling Canadian soloists. Experience music’s most inspiring message of faith—in Mozart’s colourful orchestration. This is Toronto’s favourite holiday musical tradition. Hallelujah!

Please allow roughly three hours for the full concert experience, including a 15-minute intermission.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Handel/arr. Mozart: Messiah

Performers

Alexander Shelley
conductor
Jane Archibald
soprano
Emily D’Angelo
mezzo-soprano
Isaiah Bell
tenor
Russell Braun
baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Messiah December 20 2019 8PM

The greatest story ever told. The most majestic music ever conceived. Alexander Shelley, Music Director of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, conducts Handel’s Messiah with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, and four dazzling Canadian soloists. Experience music’s most inspiring message of faith—in Mozart’s colourful orchestration. This is Toronto’s favourite holiday musical tradition. Hallelujah!

Please allow roughly three hours for the full concert experience, including a 15-minute intermission.

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Friday, December 20, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Handel/arr. Mozart: Messiah

Performers

Alexander Shelley
conductor
Jane Archibald
soprano
Emily D’Angelo
mezzo-soprano
Isaiah Bell
tenor
Russell Braun
baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Messiah December 21 2019 8PM

The greatest story ever told. The most majestic music ever conceived. Alexander Shelley, Music Director of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, conducts Handel’s Messiah with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, and four dazzling Canadian soloists. Experience music’s most inspiring message of faith—in Mozart’s colourful orchestration. This is Toronto’s favourite holiday musical tradition. Hallelujah!

Please allow roughly three hours for the full concert experience, including a 15-minute intermission.

Download the program for this performance

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Handel/arr. Mozart: Messiah

Performers

Alexander Shelley
conductor
Jane Archibald
soprano
Emily D’Angelo
mezzo-soprano
Isaiah Bell
tenor
Russell Braun
baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Messiah December 22 2019 3PM

The greatest story ever told. The most majestic music ever conceived. Alexander Shelley, Music Director of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, conducts Handel’s Messiah with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, and four dazzling Canadian soloists. Experience music’s most inspiring message of faith—in Mozart’s colourful orchestration. This is Toronto’s favourite holiday musical tradition. Hallelujah!

Please allow roughly three hours for the full concert experience, including a 15-minute intermission.

Download the program for this performance

Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 3:00pm

Program

Handel/arr. Mozart: Messiah

Performers

Alexander Shelley
conductor
Jane Archibald
soprano
Emily D’Angelo
mezzo-soprano
Isaiah Bell
tenor
Russell Braun
baritone
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

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