Live from Trinity Church: Handel's Messiah

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On Monday, Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m., WQXR presents a complete performance of Handel's Messiah by the Trinity Baroque Orchestra live from Trinity Church in Lower Manhattan. Conductor Julian Wachner leads the orchestra through this perennial favorite, featuring an elaborate mix of chorus, soloists, and orchestra in the church where it received its New World premiere in 1770.

Naomi Lewin hosts, with additional commentary from conductor and organist Kent Tritle.

Program Details:

Monday, December 13 at 7:30 p.m.

Handel's Messiah
Julian Wachner, conductor
Trinity Baroque Orchestra
Robert Mealy, concertmaster

SOLOISTS

Part I
Stephen Sands
Steven Hrycelak
Melissa Attebury
Charles Wesley Evans
Martha Cluver
Molly Quinn
Virginia Warnken
Nacole Palmer

Part II
Virginia Warnken
Matthew Hensrud
Timothy Hodges
Richard Lippold
Stephen Sands

Part III
Jolle Greenleaf
Jonathan Woody
Marguerite Krull
Eric Dudley
Elizabeth Baber