Handel’s Messiah Sing-Along
Sunday, December 4, 2022 at 4 PM
Join Fairlington United Methodist Church for the 19th Annual Messiah Sing-Along in Alexandria presenting Part One and the Hallelujah Chorus on Sunday, December 4th at 4 PM. This premier musical event is a highlight of the Christmas season in Northern Virginia that you don’t want to miss with guest soloists Tess Ottinger, soprano; Elizabeth Sarian, mezzo; Luke Schmidt, tenor; John Arlievsky, baritone; and Sing-Along Chorus led by Fairlington’s Choir, accompanied by the Amadeus Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Louise Wilson.
Admission to the Messiah sing-along and parking are FREE to all.
You are invited to bring your own Messiah score or you may purchase a G. Schirmer edition for $9.00 at the door.
Handel’s triumphant and moving ‘Messiah’ is undoubtedly one of the western world’s most popular oratorios and the definitive live Christmas concert experience. As with past years, Fairlington’s Messiah Sing-Along will delight and inspire as the nearly 300-year-old musical work is presented with orchestra and guest soloists to create an unforgettable celebration! This presentation of sacred Christmas music, with the beloved Hallelujah chorus, is the perfect way to kick off the holiday season.
– FEATURING –
Tess Ottinger, soprano
Elizabeth Sarian, mezzo-soprano
Luke Schmidt, tenor
John Arlievsky, baritone
YOU ARE THE CHORUS
Handel’s Organ Concerto in F Major, Op. 4, No. 4
Julie Vidrick Evans, organ
The Amadeus Orchestra
Dr. Louise Wilson, conductor