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Handel’s Messiah (part 1) and Festive Favourites

Eboracum Baroque return to Grantchester Church to perform Part 1 of Handel’s Messiah and other Baroque festive favourites.

  • 15th December 2023
  • 7:00 pm

Eboracum Baroque return to Grantchester Church to perform Part 1 of Handel’s Messiah and other Baroque festive favourites. 

As well as all the famous tunes from Handel’s Messiah (Part 1) there will be arias from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, pastoral music by Charpentier and other works by Porpora and Buxtehude. 

Großer Herr from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio 

Salve, Puerule from Charpentier’s In nativitatem domini canticum 

In Dulci Jubilo – Buxtehude 

Stelle Lucide – Porpora 

Messiah Part 1 (and also Hallelujah Chorus and Amen) 

Sopranos – Elen Lloyd Roberts, Naomi Sturges 

Alto – Alex Osborne 

Tenor – Gareth Edmunds 

Bass – John Holland Avery 

Accompanied by an orchestra of period instrumentalists led by Alice Poppleton. 

FURTHER DETAILS

For ticket enquiries, please email admin@eboracumbaroque.co.uk or call 07827 207 150. We are a small organisation but will get back to you as soon as possible.

Tickets include a 50p booking fee to help cover the costs we are charged by PayPal.

This event takes place on Friday 15th December 2023, 7pm.

We do not accept any responsibility for any errors, omissions or inaccurate information supplied by third parties.

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