All event times are in Pacific Time. To view a list of all on-demand performances, visit the On-Demand List.


Loading Events

Great Bend Chorale: Handel’s ‘Messiah’

Get tickets
$20 ($16 senior/military)

Friday, November 17, 2017 (PDT) @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Great Bend Chorale

José Luis Muñoz, counter-tenor
Eric Neuville, tenor
Tess Altiveros, soprano
Charles Robert Stephens, bass

Handel – Messiah

Handel never settled on a single, definitive form of Messiah. After its 1741 premiere, he continually revised individual movements to please the tastes of financial supporters or showcase the skills of different soloists. For the next 18 years, while differing versions of individual movements steadily accumulated, Handel would pick and choose among the options to create a sequence of movements most likely to showcase the forces available. In celebration of the work’s 275th anniversary and Great Bend’s inaugural concerts, we’ll do the same.

We’ll mix and match movements to feature rarely performed elements of the original 1741 version, while also tracing the evolution of some now beloved movements that were not a part of the famous Dublin premiere. And because one of our soloists will be Seattle counter-tenor José Luis Muñoz, we’ll pay particular attention to the 1749 Guadagni variations. Also featuring GRAMMY winning tenor Eric Neuville, soprano Tess Altiveros, and bass Charles Robert Stephens.

Get tickets | More info | + Google Calendar | + iCal import
Plymouth Congregational Church
1217 Sixth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
+ Google Map

CALENDAR TIPS

  • How to watch – The concerts listed here are produced by artists and arts organizations from around the world, and the viewing options for each one may be different. If you need assistance figuring out how to watch a particular online concert, please contact the arts organization(s) listed on that event’s page.
  • Events are subject to change – All events are subject to change without notice. For best results, confirm the details with the performer or presenting organization before attending.
  • Submissions/corrections – Are we missing something? You can add an event to the calendar using our submission form, or submit corrections to calendar@livemusicproject.org. You can also check out our guidelines for submitting online events.

Find classical concerts based on your interests.