37th Annual Messiah Sing-Along

Mon, Dec 18, 2017 7:30 PM

The annual Messiah Sing-Along packs the house every year! With the orchestra on stage, Artistic Director Grant Gershon will conduct you and 2,199 other singers in this joyful performance. Bring your own score or buy one in the lobby and join the chorus. VIP onstage tickets will once again be available for singers who wish to get up-close-and-personal with Grant Gershon, singers, and the orchestra. Hallelujah!

A limited number of VIP tickets will be available for purchase to singers who would like to get the full Master Chorale performance experience. Tickets include: 

  • Backstage entrance, warm-up with the Master Chorale singers before the performance.
  • Complimentary musical score.
  • Onstage performance of Handel’s Messiah alongside singers of the Chorale.
  • VIP backstage intermission reception with champagne and holiday treats.


Contributing Sponsor: Courtland Palmer

Part the First
1. Sinfonia (Overture)  
2. Recitative Comfort ye my people Soloist TBD
3. Aria Ev’ry valley shall be exalted Soloist TBD
4. Chorus And the glory of the Lord  
5. Recitative Thus saith the Lord Soloist TBD
6. Aria But who may abide Soloist TBD
7. Chorus And He shall purify  
8. Recitative Behold, a virgin shall conceive Soloist TBD
9. Aria/Chorus O Thou that tellest good tidings to Zion Soloist TBD
10. Chorus For unto us a child is born  
11. Pifa Pastoral Symphony  
12. Recitative There were shepherds abiding in the field Soloist TBD
  Recitative And lo, the angel of the Lord Soloist TBD
13. Recitative And the angel said unto them Soloist TBD
14. Recitative And suddenly, there was with the angel Soloist TBD
15. Chorus Glory to God in the highest  
16. Aria Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion Soloist TBD
17. Recitative Then shall the eyes of the blind be opened Soloist TBD
18. Aria He shall feed his flock Soloist TBD
19. Chorus His yoke is easy  
— intermission —
Part the Second
20. Chorus Behold the Lamb of God  
21. Aria He was despised Soloist TBD
22. Chorus Surely He hath borne our griefs  
23. Chorus And with His stripes  
24. Chorus All we like sheep  
25. Recitative All they that see Him laugh Him to scorn Soloist TBD
26. Chorus He trusted in God  
27. Recitative He that dwelleth in heaven Soloist TBD
28. Aria Thou shalt break them Soloist TBD
29. Chorus Hallelujah  
Part the Third
30. Aria I know that my Redeemer liveth Soloist TBD
31. Chorus Since by man came death  
  Chorus By man came also  
  Chorus For as in Adam all die  
  Chorus Even so in Christ  
32. Recitative Behold, I tell you a mystery Soloist TBD
33. Aria The trumpet shall sound Soloist TBD
34. Chorus Worthy is the Lamb  
  Chorus Amen  



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