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Handel - Messiah (Part 1)

From St John's, Smith Square in London, Katie Derham presents of Part 1 of Handel's Messiah, with Stephen Layton conducting soloists, Polyphony and the Academy of Ancient Music.

Presented by Katie Derham

Live from St John's Smith Square, London

Handel's Messiah heard live in the eagerly anticipated annual performance from Polyphony at St John's Smith Square, London.
Katie Derham presents a perfomance which promises to bring out both the humanity and the drama in this most popular of all choral works

Katherine Watson (soprano)
Iestyn Davies (countertenor)
James Gilchrist (tenor)
Neal Davies (bass)
Academy of Ancient Music
Stephen Layton (conductor).

50 minutes

Last on

Fri 23 Dec 2011 19:30


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