HVP: Handel’s Messiah

Guest Conductor Christine Howlett

For the 7th straight year, a celebration of Handel’s master work, featuring orchestra, the Cappella Festiva Chamber Choir and soloists. Due to continued COVID concerns, this year’s Messiah will be a concert version, except for the Hallelujah chorus, where you will be invited to sing-along! This event always sells out so don’t hesitate to get your tickets now! Snow date – Sunday December 18th at 3pm.

Guest Conductor Christine Howlett bio

Ticket holders are invited to a pre-concert talk at 1pm with Christine Howlett.

Made possible through the generous support of Rhinebeck Bank, Dr. Edwin Ulrich Charitable Trust, Vassar Brothers Institute, the Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley, Bruderhof and WMHT FM 89.1 Schenectady and WRHV.

Masks are optional.

Date & Time

Saturday, December 17 2022
2:00 pm

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Subscriptions starting at $90
Adult – $60/50/40
Child (12 & under) – $15

Members get $5 off!
Ordering Directions

Purchase your tickets in person at the Bardavon Box Office, 35 Market Street, Poughkeepsie, 845.473.2072 or the UPAC Box Office, 601 Broadway Kingston, 845.339.6088 or email at boxoffice@bardavon.org

Online at Ticketmaster : 800.745.3000. Please note that Bardavon Member benefits and special discounts are not available through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster fees will apply.

To all ticket buyers: Please be aware that there are an increasing number of secondary outlets selling tickets at inflated prices as well as other scams that we cannot control. The Bardavon/UPAC box offices and ticketmaster are the only official sources for tickets for our events.