Jean-Marie Zeitouni, conductor
Dominique Labelle, soprano
Julie Boulianne, mezzo-soprano
Antonio Figueroa, tenor
Michael Dean, bass
- Georg Friedrich Handel – Messiah
Handel wrote his oratorio Messiah in English in 1741, and it was first performed during Lent and Holy Week given that the work’s second and third parts deal with the Passion, the Resurrectionand the Ascension of Christ. In the original spirit of this masterpiece, therefore, Jean-Marie Zeitouni presents this great classic, in collaboration with the Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal and its artistic director, Christopher Jackson. This exceptional concert will mark I Musici’s inaugural performance at the Nouvelle Salle at Place des arts. Don’t miss this special event!
Purchase your tickets before Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at the I Musici de Montréal ticket office and you could have a chance to win a subscription to the Ogilvy Series presented as part of the orchestra’s 2012-2013 season !
The draw takes place on Monday, April 9, 2012.