Handel's masterpiece, Messiah, was composed in 1741 and first performed in Dublin on 13 April 1742. It has become one of the best-known and most frequently performed choral works of all time. Salisbury Cathedral Choir is joined by four distinguished soloists and the wonderful orchestra, the City of London Sinfonia, for what will be a memorable performance and a perfect preparation for Christmas.
In aid of Salisbury Cathedral's Choral Foundation.
Chamber orchestra: City of London Sinfonia.
Director: David Halls, Director of Music at Salisbury Cathedral.
Pre-Performance dinner in the Refectory: 18:00-19:00 - receive 20% discount, on production of your concert ticket, and free interval drink. Menu: Choral Foundation menu 2016 (002).pdf to book please contact the Refectory on 01722 555172.
Doors open: 19:00
Concert Starts: 19:30
Interval: 20:20 Pre-order and pay for interval drinks in The Refectory up until the performance starts. Collection from the bar in the Cloisters.
Finish approximately: 21:45
Tickets: from £10 available from Salisbury Playhouse. Please click on 'Book this event' at the top of the page to book your tickets or telephone the Playhouse on 01722 320 333.