Venue Details

Member Tips

Cat M
Pre-order your intermission f&b to expedite the service.
info Dec 18 2009 star this tip starred
Cat M
Ladies, be sure to keep your wrap. It's slightly chilly!
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Cat M
Light rain is great!!
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Reviews & Ratings

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1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 17 2009

It was opening night and it wasn't the flawless experience I expect at Benaroya. There really isn't a bad seat in the house and the seats we got were great. The Bass was... continued

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1 review
8 stars
attended Dec 18 2009

Excellent hall for unamplified soloists, small orchestra, and chorus. Just the way Handel intended!

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More Information

Website

http://www.seattlesymphony.org/symphony/buy/single/production.aspx?...

Quotes & Highlights

Visit the Seattle Symphony Orchestra web site to hear a sample of Handel’s Messiah.

Description

Guest conductor Gary Thor Wedow will lead the Orchestra, Chorale and soloists in perennial favorite Handel’s Messiah. Soloists include soprano Lisa Saffer, mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, tenor John McVeigh and bass-baritone Sanford Sylvan. Audiences are invited to bring non-perishable food items to donate to Food Lifeline, the food bank network of Western Washington.

Gary Thor Wedow, conductor

Lisa Saffer, soprano

Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano

John McVeigh, tenor

Sanford Sylvan, baritone

Seattle Symphony Chorale