Handel’s “Messiah” on Good Friday

Address:
, Kensington Gore, Kensington, London 51.501267 -0.177541
Dates & Time:
2.30 PM
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The Royal Choral Society will be giving a special performance of Handel's "Messiah" at the Royal Albert Hall on Good Friday.

They've been doing it for more than 125 years now, making them the world's most experienced choir at singing Handel's masterpiece.

The will be joined by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Richard Cooke.

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) was founded by Thomas Beecham in 1946. Subsequent principal conductors have included the great André Previn and Vladimir Ashkenazy.

 

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 Guest – “How long is the performance please?”

Admin – “There's no information about that yet, unfortunately -- only that it starts at 2.30 PM, and the list of musicians:Royal Choral Society, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Richard Cooke (conductor), Richard Pearce (organist), Mary Bevan (soprano), Anna Harvey (mezzo-soprano), Jamie MacDougall (tenor) and Edward Grint (bass)”

 
 

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