Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.

Come and Sing Handel's Messiah

Add to my Calendar 17-09-2017 11:30 17-09-2017 13:30 36 Come and Sing Handel's Messiah Ever wanted to sing the Hallelujah Chorus with a professional Baroque ensemble and outstanding soloists? Of course you have! Handel’s Messiah has always had a special place in the hearts of singers and audiences alike. Join Ipswich Choral Society and their Music Director Robin Walker for a special performance of Handel's great oratorio Messiah. Accompanied by professional period instrument ensemble Vivace! and wonderful young soloists from the Royal Academy of Music, it promises to be a truly amazing experience. Everyone is welcome, whether it's your first time trying a choir or you have lots of experience - it's all about having a great time singing together. The day begins with rehearsal time led by Robin Walker, ICS Music Director and well-known choral conductor, to prepare each choral piece and gain tips on how to sing well. After a break for tea, we will perform highlights from “Messiah” accompanied by our world-class players and soloists, all in the comfortable and modern surroundings of Suffolk One. We will use the Novello Edition of Messiah (ISBN 978-0-85360-211-8), edited by Watkins Shaw.  If you don't have your own score we can provide one for you. Unable to take part? Come along to the amazing finale of the day! Concert 4pm, tickets £15 (students and U16s £7.50)Available on the door or via ICS ticket line Tel: 01473 625208 Suffolk One Six Form College, Ipswich DD/MM/YYYY

Details

Suffolk One Six Form College
Scrivener Drive
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP8 3SU
England


Programme

George Frideric HandelMessiah, HWV 56

Performers

Robin Walker – conductor

Ipswich Choral Society
Vivace!
Royal Academy of Music

Programme Note

Ever wanted to sing the Hallelujah Chorus with a professional Baroque ensemble and outstanding soloists? Of course you have!

Handel’s Messiah has always had a special place in the hearts of singers and audiences alike. Join Ipswich Choral Society and their Music Director Robin Walker for a special performance of Handel's great oratorio Messiah. Accompanied by professional period instrument ensemble Vivace! and wonderful young soloists from the Royal Academy of Music, it promises to be a truly amazing experience.

Everyone is welcome, whether it's your first time trying a choir or you have lots of experience - it's all about having a great time singing together.

The day begins with rehearsal time led by Robin Walker, ICS Music Director and well-known choral conductor, to prepare each choral piece and gain tips on how to sing well. After a break for tea, we will perform highlights from “Messiah” accompanied by our world-class players and soloists, all in the comfortable and modern surroundings of Suffolk One.

We will use the Novello Edition of Messiah (ISBN 978-0-85360-211-8), edited by Watkins Shaw.  If you don't have your own score we can provide one for you.

Unable to take part? Come along to the amazing finale of the day!

Concert 4pm, tickets £15 (students and U16s £7.50)
Available on the door or via ICS ticket line Tel: 01473 625208

Come and Sing Messiah poster

Get a route map

Your Map

If you have any questions, please contact us using the form below, or send an e-mail to info@classicalevents.co.uk.

All form fields are required.

Please check your details and try again.

Thank you for contacting us. We will contact you regarding your enquiry as soon as possible.