ADVANCE NOTICE – Handel’s Messiah, Friday 4th December 2015, Symphony Hall. After the marvellous performance in 2014, why not put the date in your diary now?
As suggested by the Telegraph newspaper’s Travel section, buying tickets for a performance of Handel’s Messiah at Symphony Hall is a great way to spend an evening in Birmingham.
Friday, 12th December 2014 at 7:00pm; Symphony Hall, Birmingham.
For music-lovers in the Midlands, Christmas starts with the incomparable performance of Handel’s iconic ‘Messiah’ by the City of Birmingham Choir. This much-loved re-telling of the Christmas story speaks to the heart for all ages. A Birmingham tradition which inspires and delights.
Compress the Old Testament prophesies of the life of Jesus Christ into two and a half hours and set it to timeless and sublime music – that’s Messiah in a nutshell.
‘thrilling with intensity and sparkling commitment’ Birmingham Post
‘oratorio performance at its best…assured and inspiring’ Birmingham Post
Celebrate the start of the Christmas season with City of Birmingham Choir as we continue the tradition of our annual Messiah concert. Enjoy a sparkling performance of Handel’s greatest choral masterpiece.
City of Birmingham Choir
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Adrian Lucas conductor
Rhian Lois soprano
Catherine Hopper alto
James Oxley tenor
George Humphreys bass
Thomas Trotter harpsichord
Alexander Mason chamber organ
Tickets £11, £16, £22, £27, £32, £37 plus transaction fee*
* £3 transaction fee, plus £1 (optional) postage, will be charged on all bookings except purchases made in person at the Town Hall or Symphony Hall Box office.
Discounts are available on £16 prices and above:
Young persons (up to and including 25) can plan it and book in advance for half price, or chance it and get the best remaining seat in the house for £5, 1 hour before the concert starts.
Groups – 10 or more: 10% discount for 10 or more tickets.
Disabled patrons: 50% for themselves and up to one companion. Disabled patrons requiring wheelchair access or special parking facilities should telephone 0121 780 4949.
Wheel chair access
If you require a wheelchair position (subject to availability) please call the Box Office on 0121 780 4949.
A City of Birmingham Choir promotion.