St Peter’s annual performance of G.F. Handel’s Messiah will be taking place on Saturday, 3 December 2016.
Since 2007, Gloriana Chamber Choir, in collaboration with the Choir of St Peter’s Eastern Hill, has presented annual performances of Handel’s Messiah.
With brilliant soloists and an orchestra of Melbourne’s finest period instrument specialists, these performances have been acclaimed for their freshness, power and immediacy.
Our 2016 soloists
Soprano: Cristina Russo
Mezzo-soprano: Sally-Anne Russell
Tenor: Timothy Reynolds
Bass-Baritone: Michael Leighton-Jones
Gloriana Chamber Choir & The Choir of St Peter’s Eastern Hill
Gloriana Chamber Players (leader, Elizabeth Welsh)
Directed by Andrew Raiskums
7:00pm Saturday 3 December
St Peter’s Eastern Hill, cnr of Gisborne and Albert Sts, East Melbourne.
Tickets $35/$15 Student Rush. Ticket price includes complimentary champagne and Christmas cake.
Bookings: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0422 866 286
Previous performances have sold out, bookings are recommended.
We look forward to seeing you there.
“The Choir gave a lively account of the many choruses, singing with precision and commitment. Moments of beautifully atmospheric blending of voices in the more solemn moments were contrasted with stirring outbursts.” (Classic Melbourne)