Messiah by Händel: Palau de la Música Catalana
About the Event
Experience the extraordinary beauty of a classical music performance at the renowned Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona. This must‐see concert will showcase a timeless masterpiece, The Messiah, HWV 56, composed by the legendary Georg Friedrich Händel. Prepare to be swept away by the enchanting melodies and soul‐stirring harmonies of this iconic composition.
The Palau de la Música Catalana has always been a bastion of Christmas musical traditions, and this year is no exception. As part of the Palau 100 concert series, French conductor Laurence Equilbey (born in 1962) will lead the performance of Handel's Messiah. Equilbey has gained global acclaim for establishing the Accentus choir, a revered professional choral ensemble with international recognition. Joining forces with the Insula Orchestra, Equilbey and his talented ensemble will breathe new life into one of the most renowned choral works in the world.
Immerse yourself in the resplendent voices of four esteemed vocal soloists, with soprano Louise Alder and tenor Stuart Jackson taking center stage. Their captivating performance will transport you to another realm, as they effortlessly bring the soulful essence of The Messiah to life. Join us for an unforgettable concert that will surely leave you exclaiming, 'Hallelujah!'