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Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will be rededicated as Marian Anderson Hall, home of The Philadelphia Orchestra

Messiah | Photo: Jessica Griffin Messiah | Photo: Jessica Griffin Messiah | Photo: Jessica Griffin

The Philadelphia Orchestra


Dec 20, 2023
Dec 21, 2023

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Nicholas McGegan Conductor
Sherezade Panthaki Soprano
Reginald Mobley Countertenor
Thomas Cooley Tenor
Dashon Burton Bass-baritone
Philadelphia Symphonic Choir
Joe Miller Director

Handel Messiah

For fans of Handel’s most famous work, it’s hard to imagine a more fascinating character to conduct than Nicholas McGegan—unless, of course, you could raise Handel himself to do the job. McGegan is regarded as one of the foremost scholars of early music, and out of his prolific 100+ recording discography, he has released more than 50 albums devoted to the music of Handel. His scholarly obsession with Baroque music informs his wonderfully witty writings and stage commentary, making him a favorite of audiences. Experience this beloved classic in the hands of a master, a joy to be shared this holiday season.

Marian Anderson Hall

Kimmel Center

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Run Time: 2 hours and 30 minutes including intermision

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