John Lubbock’ Delightful ‘Messiah’ Banishes the December Blues

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Handel: Messiah: Hannah Davey (soprano), Roderick Morris (counter-tenor), John Pierce (tenor), David Pike (baritone), OSJ Voices (chorus master: Jeremy Jackman), Orchestra of St John’s, John Lubbock (conductor). Hall One, Kings Place, London, 22.12. 2011 (MB)

Read moreJohn Lubbock’ Delightful ‘Messiah’ Banishes the December Blues

Glory and Power: Fabio Biondi’s Messiah At Santa Cecilia

ItalyItaly Handel, MessiahOrchestra and Chorus of Santa Cecilia, Fabio Biondi (conductor) Ciro Visco (chorus master), Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Romina Basso (contralto), Jeremy Ovenden (tenor), Vito Priante (bass), Sala Santa Cecilia, Rome, 20.12.2011 (JB)

Fabio Biond Leads the Orchestra Of Santa Cecilia in the Messiah ©Musacchio Ianniello

Read moreGlory and Power: Fabio Biondi’s Messiah At Santa Cecilia

Sir Mark Elder Interview – Part 3

SEEN AND HEARD INTERNATIONAL INTERVIEW

Sir Mark Elder talks at length to Seen and Heard International

All the time, everyday I’m thinking about how I can present music to my audience in a way that will interest them, keep their curiosity and draw in more people.” – Sir Mark Elder

Interview with Sir Mark Elder at Manchester in November 2011 by Michael Cookson.

Read moreSir Mark Elder Interview – Part 3