Mendelssohn Elijah
Mar 6 + 8, 2015

Known in the 19th century as the Messiah of its day, Mendelssohn’s dramatic oratorio never loses its grip on an audience. Acclaimed bass-baritone Andrew Foster-Williams sings the pivotal title role of the Old Testament prophet.

Grant Llewellyn, conductor
Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus
Sarah Coburn, soprano
Christianne Stotijn, mezzo-soprano
Andrew Kennedy, tenor
Andrew Foster-Williams, bass-baritone

Mendelssohn Elijah

Listen Now: “Lift thine Eyes” from Elijah

Friday March 6, 7.30pm, at Symphony Hall
Sunday March 8, 3pm, at Symphony Hall


Pre-concert Conversations

One hour before the start of each performance in Symphony Hall’s Higginson Hall.