37th Annual Messiah Sing-Along

The annual Messiah Sing-Along packs the house every year! With the orchestra on stage, Artistic Director Grant Gershon will conduct you and 2,199 other singers in this joyful performance. Bring your own score or buy one in the lobby and join the chorus. VIP onstage tickets will once again be available for singers who wish to get up-close-and-personal with Grant Gershon, singers, and the orchestra. Hallelujah!

A limited number of VIP tickets will be available for purchase to singers who would like to get the full Master Chorale performance experience. Tickets include: 

  • Backstage entrance, warm-up with the Master Chorale singers before the performance.
  • Complimentary musical score.
  • Onstage performance of Handel’s Messiah alongside singers of the Chorale.
  • VIP backstage intermission reception with champagne and holiday treats.


Contributing Sponsor: Courtland Palmer

Part the First
1. Sinfonia (Overture)  
2. Recitative Comfort ye my people Joseph Lopez
3. Aria Ev’ry valley shall be exalted Joseph Lopez
4. Chorus And the glory of the Lord  
5. Recitative Thus saith the Lord John Buffett
6. Aria But who may abide John Buffett
7. Chorus And He shall purify  
8. Recitative Behold, a virgin shall conceive Jessie Shulman
9. Aria/Chorus O Thou that tellest good tidings to Zion  
10. Chorus For unto us a child is born  
11. Pifa Pastoral Symphony  
12. Recitative There were shepherds abiding in the field Emma-Grace Dunbar
  Recitative And lo, the angel of the Lord Emma-Grace Dunbar
13. Recitative And the angel said unto them Emma-Grace Dunbar
14. Recitative And suddenly, there was with the angel Emma-Grace Dunbar
15. Chorus Glory to God in the highest  
16. Aria Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion Emma-Grace Dunbar
17. Recitative Then shall the eyes of the blind be opened Jessie Shulman
18. Aria He shall feed his flock Jessie Shulman
19. Chorus His yoke is easy  
— intermission —
Part the Second
20. Chorus Behold the Lamb of God  
21. Aria He was despised Jessie Shulman
22. Chorus Surely He hath borne our griefs  
23. Chorus And with His stripes  
24. Chorus All we like sheep  
25. Recitative All they that see Him laugh Him to scorn Jospeh Lopez
26. Chorus He trusted in God  
27. Recitative He that dwelleth in heaven Joseph Lopez
28. Aria Thou shalt break them Jospeh Lopez
29. Chorus Hallelujah  
Part the Third
30. Aria I know that my Redeemer liveth Emma-Grace Dunbar
31. Chorus Since by man came death  
  Chorus By man came also  
  Chorus For as in Adam all die  
  Chorus Even so in Christ  
32. Recitative Behold, I tell you a mystery John Buffett
33. Aria The trumpet shall sound John Buffett
34. Chorus Worthy is the Lamb  
  Chorus Amen  



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