Venue Details

Member Tips

dress

Casual
1 said this
Dressy
1 said this
Goldstar Member
None available,even though 25 minute intermission.
info Dec 13 2010 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Dressy, festive
info Dec 13 2010 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Quality of performance
info Dec 13 2010 star this tip starred
Namaste01951
All seats are good ones!
info Dec 13 2010 star this tip starred
rgil
Anything you want
info Dec 13 2010 star this tip starred
George
All styles of dress but no jeans.
info Dec 13 2010 star this tip starred
View All 10 Tips

Reviews & Ratings

31 ratings
4.5 average rating
  • 23
    5
  • 3
    4
  • 3
    3
  • 2
    2
  • 0
    1
1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 10 2010

A wonderful way to start the Holiday season. Excellent performance!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
anthony dambrosio Red Velvet
42 events
29 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 14 2013

Long performance. Quite different.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
56 events
28 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 09 2011

The length of the performance was almost 3 hours and a bit too long. More importantly since our seats were in the balcony on the side- the acoustics were not what I... continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 24 Reviews
More Information

Website

http://www.bostonbaroque.org/concerts/all-shows

Quotes & Highlights

“The history of recording has not seen a more beautifully styled or elegantly sung Messiah than this one…a wondrously integrated performance of sparkling freshness.” —Detroit News & Free Press
“Lambent articulation, easy lilt, [and] deft dramatic details…The group’s long history with the piece has begat a Messiah of virtuosic dispatch, effervescence and amity.” —_Boston Globe _

Description

Kiera Duffy, soprano

Kate Lindsey, mezzo-soprano

Nicholas Phan, tenor

Jesse Blumberg, baritone

Handel’s glorious oratorio has become a beloved tradition at the holidays, and hearing this masterwork in the intimate surroundings of Jordan Hall is a real pleasure. Martin Pearlman leads the musicians Boston Baroque in his acclaimed interpretation of the piece.

About the Ticket Supplier: Boston Baroque

Three-time Grammy nominee Boston Baroque, the first permanent Baroque orchestra established in North America, is now widely regarded as “one of the world’s premier period-instrument bands” (Fanfare). Founded in 1973 by Martin Pearlman, Boston Baroque presents an annual subscription concert series in Greater Boston and reaches an international audience with its critically acclaimed recordings on Telarc.