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Saturday
06
December
7:30 PM
The Bridgewater Hall
Manchester
Hallé: Collection Series - Handel, Messiah

Hallé: Collection Series - Handel, Messiah

Handel Messiah 135'

Christian Curnyn conductor | Soloists | Hallé Choir

It’s the time of year for Handel’s perennially-popular choral classic, Messiah, and who better to conduct it than Christian Curnyn, one of the UK’s foremost interpreters of baroque and classical repertoire? Beginning with the sublime strains of ‘Comfort Ye’ and culminating in the majesty of its concluding ‘Amen’, the work simply cannot fail to enrich, inspire and entertain. 

A stellar cast of soloists and the Hallé Choir are sure to be in fine voice for the occasion, so why not make it a very special part of your lead up to Christmas?

Ticket prices and booking fees

Full price tickets from £11 + booking fee
£3 student tickets are available for many Hallé concerts. See here for more information.

If you are 26 or under PwC and the Hallé have teamed up to create the PwC Hallé Under 26 ticket. A limited number of stalls seats, usually worth up to £27, are being offered at half price.

A booking fee of £2 per ticket applies to telephone and online transactions. For more details about booking fees see The Bridgewater Hall website.

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Saturday
06
June
7:30 PM
The Bridgewater Hall
Manchester
Hallé: Collection Series - Beethoven, Missa Solemnis

Hallé: Collection Series - Beethoven, Missa Solemnis

Beethoven Missa Solemnis 80'

Sir Mark Elder conductor  |  Elizabeth Llewellyn soprano  |  Susan Bickley  mezzo soprano  |   Reinhard Hagen  bass  |  Allan Clayton tenor  |  Hallé Choir

Sir Mark conducts a monumental masterpiece of the choral repertoire, Beethoven’s great Missa Solemnis (Solemn Mass). Originally intended for performance in the vast gothic splendour of Cologne Cathedral, the work is a grand public statement of Beethoven’s private – and typically distinctive – theological viewpoint. 

Central to the piece is a sense of the overwhelming grandeur of the divine contrasted to the insignificance of man, a message conveyed with an astonishing visionary intensity.

The Hallé Choir and a fine line-up of soloists will be at the top of their games to meet its considerable technical challenges, as will the players of the Hallé.

Ticket prices and booking fees

Full price tickets from £11 + booking fee
£3 student tickets are available for many Hallé concerts. See here for more information.

If you are 26 or under PwC and the Hallé have teamed up to create the PwC Hallé Under 26 ticket. A limited number of stalls seats, usually worth up to £27, are being offered at half price.

A booking fee of £2 per ticket applies to telephone and online transactions. For more details about booking fees see The Bridgewater Hall website.

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