Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: December 23, 2016

 

The Masterwork Chorus Brings the Drama of Messiah to Life, Carnegie Hall, December 23, 2016

 

Messiah is Masterwork’s touchstone piece, an annual part of their repertoire since 1957. They perform it with the power, passion and love that it so rightly deserves – they bring Messiah to life.

 

 

New York, NY, December 6, 2016 - The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Christopher Shepard, perform their electrifying interpretation of Handel’s Messiah on December 23, 2016 at 8:00 pm in the legendary acoustics of Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall, 881 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019. It is the perfect evening to experience Messiah, as Christmas truly begins.
 
Maestro Shepard is joined by soloists, soprano Esther Heideman, winner of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (2000), mezzo soprano Krista River, tenor Ryan Turner and baritone Dimitrie Lazich.  Messiah is Masterwork’s touchstone piece, an annual part of their repertoire since 1957. They perform it with the power, passion and love that it so rightly deserves – they bring Messiah to life. Begin a new tradition; wrap your entire family in the joy of Handel’s beloved Messiah. 
 
Tickets are available at
www.masterwork.org and through Carnegie Hall - www.carnegiehall.org and (212) 247-7800. 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Maureen Babb

Email: marketing@masterwork.org

Phone: (973) 692-6051

 

The Masterwork Chorus

Morristown, New Jersey

Web: www.masterwork.org

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Masterwork Chorus Celebrates Handel's Messiah

Event Date: December 23, 2016

Event Time: 8:00 pm

Event Location: Carnegie Hall, 881 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Web: www.masterwork.org

Contact: Maureen Babb, marketing@masterwork.org, (973) 692-6051

Description: The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Christopher Shepard, perform their electrifying interpretation of Handel’s Messiah on December 23, 2016 at 8:00 pm in the legendary acoustics of Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall, 881 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019. It is the perfect evening to experience Messiah, as Christmas truly begins.   Maestro Shepard is joined by soloists, soprano Esther Heideman, winner of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (2000), mezzo soprano Krista River, tenor Ryan Turner and baritone Dimitrie Lazich.  Messiah is Masterwork’s touchstone piece, an annual part of their repertoire since 1957. They perform it with the power, passion and love that it so rightly deserves – they bring Messiah to life. Begin a new tradition; wrap your entire family in the joy of Handel’s beloved Messiah.    Tickets are available at www.masterwork.org and through Carnegie Hall - www.carnegiehall.org and (212) 247-7800. 

 


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