Messiah: A Closer Look
David Long explores this famous work
Sunday, April 8 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Christ Church-Episcopal / Fox Hall / 663 Douglas Street
This talk anticipates the Bach Choir’s performance of Handel’s complete Messiah on Sunday, April 15. David Long will provide an overview of this beloved and familiar work including history and highlights of the various solos and choral sections. Of special interest will be how Handel sets the text and the musical effects he uses throughout.