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George Friedrich Handel (1685-1759) The Messiah

Ensemble XXI Conductor Lygia O’Riordan Maria Struve Children's Capella Artistic Director Maria Struve “Cantores Minores” Ensemble Artistic Director and Conductor Filip Häyrynen Soloists: Ludmilla Shilova - Soprano Jaewoo Kim - Tenor Kiril Krajushin – Bass

In 1741 Handel was invited to visit Dublin by the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland for a series of concerts. It seems that as a result of this he composed the Messiah. As it was forbidden in those days to perform or… read more

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