Handel’s “Messiah” from Boston (Handel & Haydn Society Orchestra)
Tonight at 7:00 on WILL-FM: it's "The Evening Concert'. It's Handel's complete oratorio "Messiah" from the Handel & Haydn Society Period-Instrument-Orchestra-and-Chorus plus vocal soloists Karina Gauvin (gaw-VAN), Daniel Taylor, James Gilchrist, and Sumner Thompson, led by Music Director Harry Christophers, recorded in the acoustic splendor of Boston's Symphony Hall.
Holiday Special: Handel’s ‘Messiah’ from Boston (airs 7:00 – 10:00 pm)
Handel & Haydn Society Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus
Harry Christophers, conductor; Karina Gauvin, soprano; Daniel Taylor, countertenor;
James Gilchrist, tenor; Sumner Thompson, bass.