Cal Performances :: Music, Dance, Theater :: University of California Berkeley
LOG INMY CAL PERFORMANCESSHOPPING CARTEMAIL CLUBCONTACT US
BUY TICKETS NOWGIVE NOWWHAT'S ON NOW


Download our 2014/15 Season Calendar in iCal format
Holiday, Handel's Messiah, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Masaaki Suzuki, conductor; Sherezade Panthaki, soprano, Fabiana Gonzalez, mezzo-soprano, Dann Coakwell, tenor, Dashon Burton, bass-baritone; Philharmonia Chorale, Bruce Lamott, director; December 8, 2012

Overview

Handel's beloved Messiah premiered in Dublin in 1742 and combines Old and New Testament texts concerning prophecies of a Messiah, or savior. One of the most loved of all musical compositions, it has become an integral part of any holiday season. Join guest conductor Masaaki Suzuki—director of Bach Collegium Japan, and a formidable Handelian—along with the incomparable Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale, and soloists from Yale University's Institute of Sacred Music for a joyous performance of this extraordinary 18th-century masterpiece.

Select this performance as part of a Choose-Your-Own Subscription or add on to any Series Subscription and save 10% on single-ticket prices.



Program Notes

Program notes are available online. [PDF]

Purchase Tickets

Sat, Dec 8, 7 pm
-----------------
General Questions: ticketsatcalperformances.org

Ticket Office: 510.642.9988

Website Comments: wwwatcalperformances.org
FacebookTwitterYouTube

Linkedintumblrpinterest
© Cal Performances, U.C. Regents, 1998 - 2014
UC Berkeley