Handel’s Messiah

Houston Early Music wishes to call your attention to the following program:


 

Mercury Baroque and Houston Chamber Choir
present Messiah


Friday December 14, 2007 at 7:00 pm
Wortham Center, Cullen Theater
Get into the spirit of the holidays when Mercury Baroque and the Houston
Chamber Choir present Handel’s Messiah.This is a rare opportunity for Houston audiences to hear the entire version
of the work, as well as the beloved “Hallelujah” chorus, on period instruments as it was played when it was first performed. Immediately after the concert, the audience is invited to a holiday party with food, drink, and a silent and live auction. The annual event is a wonderful place to meet Antoine Plante and the musicians and to bid on an amazing selection of items. The holiday fundraiser benefits Mercury Baroque’s programming and educational outreach efforts.Ana Treviño-Godfrey, Soprano
Gerrod Pagenkopf, Counter- Tenor
Karim Sulayman, Tenor
Paul Rowe, Bass
Antoine Plante, Conductor
 
Tickets $32 to $59 (Holiday Party included in ticket price)Buy Tickets online at www.mercurybaroque.org and enter the promo code FOM when prompted to get a 15% discount, or call 713-533-0080.