This was a streaming event
Handel’s Messiah: a free virtual eventthru 3/1 Streaming on YouTube
Sing along at home to excerpts from the 2019 performance of the Hudson Valley Philharmonic and Cappella Festiva, with lyrics on the screen and commentary by Guest Conductor Christine Howlett.
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VIRTUAL MESSIAH 2020
Recorded at the December 18, 2019 performance at the Bardavon Opera House
Hudson Valley Philharmonic with Cappella Festiva Chamber Choir
Katherine Whyte, soprano, Christina English, mezzo-soprano,
Dann Coakwell, tenor, Tyler Duncan, baritone
Christine Howlett, guest conductor
TENOR Recit: Comfort ye my people
TENOR Aria: Every Valley shall be exalted
CHORUS: And the Glory of the Lord
BASS Recit: Thus saith the Lord
BASS Aria: But who may abide the day of his coming
CHORUS: And he shall purify
ALTO Recit: Behold a virgin shall conceive
ALTO Aria and CHORUS: O Thou that tellest good tidings to Zion
CHORUS: For unto us a Child is born
SOPRANO Recit: There were shepherds abiding in the field; And lo, the angel of the Lord; And the angel said unto them; And suddenly there was with the angel
CHORUS: Glory to God
SOPRANO Aria: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion
ALTO Recit: Then shall the eyes of the blind be opened
DUET: He shall feed his flock
CHORUS:His Yoke is easy, and his burthen is light
Using the 1912 G. Schirmer edition of Messiah
The score will be visible on the screen or you can link to
the entire score here
Made possible through the generous support of Rhinebeck Bank, the Dr. Edwin Ulrich Charitable Trust, the Bruderhof and WMHT FM 89.1 Schenectady and WRHV.
Date & Time
Saturday, December 19 2020
thru 3/1 Streaming on YouTube
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