The National Chorale, a New York premier professional choral company, under the Artistic Direction of Everett McCorvey, continued its 2016-2017 Season at Lincoln Center with the 49th presentation of Handel’s Messiah Sing-In on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at the David Geffen Hall. The performance featured Soprano Jessica Sandidge, Countertenor Eric Brenner, Tenor Roderick George, Bass Kevin Maynor, 17 eminent conductors and an audience-chorus of almost 3,000.
Artistic Director, Everett McCorvey, who MCed the evening, introduced the soloists and the conductors and led the audience in Messiah’s final segment.
The amazing acoustics of the auditorium amplified the majestic sound of the singing audience, filling the hearts with this joyous holiday music.
Grab the score, study it, and join the chorus at the 50th presentation in December 2017.
Founded in 1967, the National Chorale is the only professional choral company in the United States to have established and maintained an annual subscription season in the major New York City concert halls – 49 seasons in David Geffen Hall, with additional concerts at Carnegie Hall. It presents a broad repertory of choral-orchestral works; seldom-performed works from many stylistic periods; opera-in-concert; American music theatre; and contemporary works. www.nationalchorale.com.