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NSO Messiah

National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - Sunday, December 18, 2016

Holidays National Symphony Orchestra

Get in the holiday spirit with Handel's epic masterpiece, performed each year with a fresh perspective by the NSO. This year, Laurence Cummings conducts four gifted singers and the University of Maryland Concert Choir in this NSO tradition.

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Handel's Messiah

Get in the holiday spirit with Handel's epic masterpiece, performed each year with a fresh perspective by the NSO. This year, Laurence Cummings conducts countertenor Christopher Ainslie, tenor James Kryshak, bass-baritone Douglas Williams, soprano Joélle Harvey, and the University of Maryland Concert Choir in this NSO tradition.

Performance Timing: Part One - 60 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 60 min.

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