Sir Andrew Conducts Handel’s Messiah
Dec 21 - Dec 23, 2023
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Experience the power of nearly 100 voices in magnificent harmony. From “The Trumpet Shall Sound” to the rousing “Hallelujah” Chorus, Handel’s Messiah is packed with regal choral passages, exultant arias and glittering instrumental fireworks. The award-winning Chicago Symphony Chorus and four world-class soloists join Sir Andrew Davis in this must-see holiday favorite.

  • Venue
    Symphony Center
  • Price Range
  • Length
    2 hours 30 minutes
  • Preconcert Conversation
    Carl Grapentine
Thursday, December 21, 2023
7:30 PM
Friday, December 22, 2023
1:30 PM
Saturday, December 23, 2023
7:30 PM
Handel (Orch. Davis)



Enhance your concert experience with this additional event.

Preconcert Conversation

Explore the music in a free preconcert conversation featuring Carl Grapentine in Orchestra Hall 75 minutes before the performance. The talk will last approximately 30 minutes. No additional tickets are needed.


The appearance of the Chicago Symphony Chorus has been made possible by a generous gift from The Grainger Foundation.

These performances are made possible by the Juli Plant Grainger Fund for Artistic Excellence.

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