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Handel and Haydn Society to Celebrate A Baroque Christmas

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Thursday, December 19 and Sunday, December 22 at NEC’s Jordan Hall Press performance is Thursday, December 19 at 7:30 PM Email for high-resolution images, interviews, press tickets, and more information [Boston, MA – October 31, 2019] The Handel and Haydn Society will bring holiday traditions to light with the jubilant sounds of Vivaldi, Torelli, Biber, Charpentier, Albinoni and Telemann in A Baroque Christmas, directed by concertmaster Aisslinn Nosky. These joyous performances will take place Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 22, 2019, at 3 p.m. at NEC’s Jordan Hall in Boston. A Baroque Christmas will feature performances…

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For the 166th Consecutive Year, Handel and Haydn Society Will Present Handel Messiah This Holiday Season

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November 29 through December 1, 2019 at Symphony Hall, Boston Press performance is Friday, November 29 at 7:30 PM Email for high-resolution images, interviews, press tickets, and more information [Boston, MA – October 16, 2019] A holiday tradition returns to Boston as the Handel and Haydn Society performs the dazzling and joyous Handel’s Messiah. The performance is a hallmark of the H+H season that dates to its first concert in 1815 which featured the famed “Hallelujah” chorus. Conducted by Masaaki Suzuki, the concerts will take place Friday, November 29 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, November 30, 2019 and Sunday, December…

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Handel and Haydn Society Makes Double Christmastime Appearances in New York City

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H + H Chorus’s New York Philharmonic Debut in Handel’s Messiah Concertmaster Aisslinn Nosky Leads H + H Musicians with “The Gould” Stradivarius at the Metropolitan Museum of Art [October 16, 2019] In December 2019, the Boston-based, 204-year-old Handel and Haydn Society, globally renowned for its exceptional body of singers and instrumentalists specializing in authentic Baroque and Classical music traditions, returns to New York as prominently featured artists in two of the City’s most anticipated holiday season performances, occurring simultaneously. On December 17, 18, 19, 20, and 21, the Handel and Haydn Society Chorus, “internationally respected for its precision and ability…

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Handel and Haydn Society’s Harry Christophers Set to Release Book Looking at His Career Creating and Performing Choral Music

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A New Heaven: Harry Christophers and The Sixteen, Choral Conversations with Sara Mohr-Pietsch will be available August 15. [Boston, MA – October 3, 2019] Harry Christophers, Artistic Director of the Handel and Haydn Society, has partnered with broadcaster, writer, and curator Sara Mohr-Pietsch to create a new book exploring Christophers’ long career with his choral ensemble The Sixteen. A New Heaven: Harry Christophers and The Sixteen, Choral Conversations with Sara Mohr- Pietsch features a series of conversations exploring the history of The Sixteen, which Christophers founded 40 years ago. The book is available on handelandhaydn.org. Accessible to everyone interested in classical…

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The Handel and Haydn Society to Bring Studio Concerts to Marblehead, Performing Jewels of Baroque Era

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Intimate Concerts to Take Place in the Studio of Artist Jonathan Sherman November 9, 2019 at 5pm and 8pm [Boston, MA – September 30, 2019] The Handel and Haydn Society Orchestra will celebrate the intersection of music and art in the presentation of Studio Concerts, performing jewels of the Baroque era in the intimate setting of acclaimed artist Jonathan Sherman’s Marblehead studio on November 9, 2019. The H+H Orchestra will perform works by Antonio Vivaldi, J.S. Bach, George Frideric Handel, and Georg Philipp Telemann. Studio Concerts will feature performances from Emi Ferguson on the flute, Concertmaster Aisslinn Nosky on the…

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Handel and Haydn Society to Perform Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony

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November 8+10, 2019 at Symphony Hall, Boston Press performance is Friday, November 8 at 7:30 PM Email for high resolution images, interviews, press tickets, and more information [Boston, MA – September 30, 2019] With trumpets and drums lending a fittingly regal air, the Handel and Haydn Society will bring the joy of Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony to Symphony Hall on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, November 10 at 3 p.m. at Symphony Hall. Named for the king of the gods, Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony is regarded by many as among the greatest symphonies in classical music. Conductor Bernard…

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The Handel and Haydn Society to Honor the Diversity of its Community with Every Voice

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Free Concerts at First Church in Roxbury, November 2, 2019 at 3pm and Union United Methodist Church, South End, November 3, 2019 at 3pm [Boston, MA – September 27, 2019] Members of the Handel and Haydn Society Orchestra and Chorus will lift their voices to celebrate the diverse communities that make up the city of Boston at the Every Voice concert for peace and justice. Presented in partnership with the Unitarian Universalist Urban Ministry and Union United Methodist Church, the free performances will take place at the First Church in Roxbury at 3pm on Saturday, November 2 and at the…

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