• Overview

    Spirits will soar at “Lift Up Your Heads” and the “Hallelujah Chorus” as well as the treasured arias that make Handel’s Messiah the must-hear classic of the holidays on December 22, 2024 at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Jeannette Sorrell, who “brings revelations” (Philadelphia Inquirer) to everything she conducts, leads the New Jersey Symphony and the phenomenal Montclair State University Singer, plus Sonya Headlam soprano, John Holiday countertenor, Ed Lyon tenor, Kevin Deas bass-baritone
    and Heather J. Buchanan as director.
  • Dates

    12/22/24: 07:00pm - 09:00pm
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        View >
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