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Handel’s Messiah

December 21, 2018 @ 12:00 am - December 22, 2018 @ 12:00 am

Handel’s Messiah is a magnificent, electrifying masterpiece, and a highlight of the Christmas season for millions around the world every year. Now, experience the beauty and joy of Handel’s great oratorio in its original “Dublin” version, premiered in Ireland to great acclaim in 1742. Conducted by Irish-Canadian baroque specialist Kevin Mallon, “Canada’s crown prince of period performance” (WholeNote), and featuring four guest vocal soloists and the 80-voice Symphony Chorus, Symphony Nova Scotia presents an energetic, entertaining, authentic interpretation of Handel’s glorious holiday favourite.


Kevin Mallon, conductor
Hélène Brunet, soprano
Marion Newman, mezzo-soprano
Michael Colvin, tenor
Alexander Dobson, baritone
The Symphony Nova Scotia Chorus, with the Halifax Camerata Singers

On the program

Handel: “Dublin” Messiah

Tickets: $16–$72

December 21, 2018 at 7:30 pm
December 22, 2018 at 7:30 pm



December 21, 2018 @ 12:00 am
December 22, 2018 @ 12:00 am
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Symphony Nova Scotia


Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
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