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Jordan Hall at New England Conservatory
30 Gainsborough Street Boston, MA 02115
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6 reviews
0 stars
The weather was Winter in Boston. Unpredictable.. I wore skirt and sweater, but I could have worn jeans. No one would care..
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Boston Baroque: Handel's "Messiah"
47 ratings
4.6 average rating
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3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 10 2010

The musicians with their period instruments on stage together with the singers made the experience all the more beautiful. Unforgettable! My grandmother and I had a wonderful time.

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anthony dambrosio Red Velvet
96 events
56 reviews
12 stars
attended Dec 14 2013

Long performance. Quite different.

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57 events
29 reviews
4 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 expected from a Concert Performance hall. All 5 of us were disppointed. We will...continued

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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