USNA Announces 65th Annual Messiah Concert

| November 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s and Women’s Glee Clubs will perform the 65th annual Handel’s Messiah choral concert with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra and soloists from the Metropolitan Opera Company Saturday, Dec. 3 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 4 at    3 p.m. in the academy’s Main Chapel. Tickets are on sale to the public and can be purchased by phone (410) 293-TIXS (8497) or online at www.usna.edu/Music/Accessable/tickets2.html.

The Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club is the most active of the Naval Academy’s musical organizations and has achieved national prominence as one of America’s premier men’s choral ensembles. The Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club has a diverse repertoire and has performed across America and internationally.  The combined glee clubs will perform with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra to present the Messiah, George Frederick Handel’s oratorio of the life and death of Christ, which includes the well-known “Hallelujah Chorus.”

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