Both are invited, choirs and individual singers; the singers should have studied the "Messiah" in english language.
Please bring your vocal scores and piano scores resp. of the "Messiah" in english language. Any english edition can be used; the musical instructions are subject to the Barenreiter-edition.
Ladies in black with a colourful accessoire (scarf or similar).
Men in black suit with white shirt and coloured tie.
The following choir pieces are sung in the order of the New York performance of the Westminster Choir and the New york Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Leonard Bernstein 1956:
Evening Mass Service, Friday 27th April 2018 at Franziskanerkirche Salzburg
The participating choirs will participate in the mass service; following the service they will have the possibility of a short concert of approx. 10 min. own repertoire.
We ask you for your registration and submission of the detailed program by April 13th, 2018.
Organ or piano will be at your disposal; you can bring your own (small) instruments.
Common pieces: W.A. Mozart: „Ave verum corpus“, G.F. Händel: „Hallelujah“ from „Messiah“.
status as of January 2018 - subject to change