Concert will begin at 18:00 hours GMT
Händel's 'Messiah' with Lewandowska, Fribourg, Hobbs and Macleod from Geneva
Händel's 'Messiah' is an oratorio composed in 1741 with a scriptural text compiled by Charles Jennens from the King James Bible and the Book of Common Prayer. It was first performed in Dublin on 13 April 1742, and received its London premiere nearly a year later.
Performers: Aleksandra Lewandowska, soprano, Marine Fribourg, alto, Thomas Hobbs, tenor Stephan Macleod, bass and conductor.
Gli Angeli Genève.
Recorded 15 December 2018.