12th December 2020 7:30pm, Christchurch Town Hall
Christchurch City Choir returns to the Christchurch Town Hall for Handel’s Messiah, joined by members of Christchurch Youth Choir, conducted by Dr John Linker and accompanied by the CSO to mark the beginning of the Choir's 30th Anniversary year.
A perennial favourite in the concert calendar, Messiah signals that Christmas is on its way. Joyful, majestic and uplifting.
Opera soloists, organ, harpsichord, orchestra and choir unite to tell the story of the Messiah.
2020 featured soloists: Auckland soprano Anna Pierard, NZ based Swedish mezzo-soprano Catrin Johnsson, NZ international tenor Oliver Sewell and US based bass-baritone Paul Whelan.
For special seat requirements such as hearing difficulties, impaired mobility and wheelchair access contact Ticketek on 0800 686 677.
Principal Sponsor: Cuningham Taylor Law
Concert Sponsor: John Rhind Funerals
Key Funders: Mainland Foundation, Pub Charity, Christchurch City Council