'Messiah' Watch 2016: Performances And Sing-Alongs Across Vermont
'Tis the season for Handel's Messiah! Nearly 275 years after it was first performed, Messiah has become a holiday season staple. Check out our list of performances and sing-alongs planned for the next few weeks and share with us any we might have missed.
Vermont Philharmonic and Chorus
Lisa Jablow will conduct.
Friday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
St. Augustine Church, Montpelier, VT
Sunday, Dec. 4 at 2 p.m.
Barre Opera House, Barre, VT
Friends of Music at Guilford 46th Community Messiah Sing
Saturday, Dec. 3 at 1 p.m.
Centre Congregational Church, Brattleboro, VT
Rutland Area Chorus and Orchestra
Sherrill Blodget will conduct.
Sunday, Dec. 4 at 3:30 and 7 p.m.
Grace Church, Rutland, VT
Charlotte Congregational Church 6th Annual Messiah Sing
Anne Decker conducts soloists and orchestra.
Sunday, Dec. 4 at 4 p.m.
Charlotte Congregational Church, Charlotte, VT
Burlington Choral Society Messiah Sing
Richard Riley conducts, with pianist Claire Black and soloists.
Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 7:00 p.m.
North Avenue Alliance Church, Burlington, VT
Bellows Free Academy Messiah
Armand Messier conducts 100-voice chorus, professional orchestra and soloists
Saturday, Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Performing Arts Center at Bellows Free Academy, St. Albans, VT
Bellows Falls Messiah Sing
Saturday, Dec. 10 at 3:00 p.m.
United Church of Bellows Falls, Bellows Falls, VT
Pentangle Arts Annual Messiah Sing
Louis Burkot conducts.
Sunday, Dec. 11 at 4:00 p.m.
Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church, Woodstock, VT
Middlebury College Community Messiah Sing
Jeff Rehbach conducts.
Sunday, Dec. 18 at 2:00 p.m.
Middlebury Congregational Church, Middlebury, VT
Glens Falls Messiah Sing-Along
Penny Schiek conducts
Sunday, Dec. 18 at 3 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church of Glens Falls, NY
Upper Valley Music Center Messiah Sing with Orchestra
Jane Woods conducts.
Sunday, Dec. 18 at 6:30 p.m.
First Congregational Church, Lebanon, NH
Burlington Chamber Orchestra and Messiah Festival Chorus
David Neiweem will conduct.
Sunday, Dec. 18 at 7 p.m.
Elley-Long Music Center, Colchester, VT
Keene Messiah Sing
Sunday, Dec. 18 at 7 p.m.
United Church of Christ, Keene, NH
Stowe 25th Anniversary Community Messiah Sing
Jane Lambert conducts, with orchestra
Monday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.
Stowe Community Church, Stowe, VT
Hog Wild Story Barn Messiah Sing Along
Saturday, Dec. 24 at 1 p.m.
Hog Wild Story Barn
480 Hogback Road, Johnson, VT
Arlington Messiah Sing Along
Sunday, Jan. 1 at 3 p.m.
St. James Episcopal Church, Arlington, VT
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