Handel: The Messiah29.3.09 6pm The Old Church (Vanha kirkko), Helsinki
Helsinki Chamber Choir
Helsinki Baroque Orchestra
Conductor Aapo Häkkinen
Handel’s popular masterpiece in its original Dublin version is the subject for the first collaboration between the Helsinki Chamber Choir and the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra.
Part of the Kirkko soikoon Festival. Supported by YLE. For ticket information please visit kirkkosoikoon.fi
We have several good orchestras in our country, but only because composers know the Finnish Radio Chamber Choir do they not hesitate to write radical, unusual, rhythmically and tonally demanding thoughts and innovations also in choral music.