University Musical Society Choral Union at University of Michigan presents Handel’s Messiah

. December 1, 2015.
Messiah-1213-420-3

A holiday tradition dating back to 1879, the University Musical Society Choral Union at University of Michigan presents Handel’s Messiah. Originally composed in 1741 by George Frideric Handel, this oratorio has grown to become one of the most popular choral works in the world. A classic composition that always signals the start of the holiday season in Ann Arbor, see the past and present collide with this concert that pulls from the King James Bible and other sources to reflect on Jesus Christ as the messiah. Also featuring the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra.

8pm Saturday, December 5 and 2pm Sunday, December 6
$10-$36
Hill Auditorium, 825 N. University Ave.
734-763-3333 | ums.org

Trending

Local Streetwear Boutique, Motivation, hosts Supreme pop-up

Hypebeasts salivate over Supreme pop-up shop

Detroit’s iconic Buddy’s opens in Pittsfield Place Plaza

Ann Arbor Steps Up its Pizza Game

Weekend Music Guide: Singer/Songwriters

  Halloween parties will be dominating the weekend after this one…  Bands in costumes taking on high-energy sets from myriad rock icons. This weekend, I’d like to put the spotlight towards three unique presentations, each featuring local singer/songwriters. Their respective realms of style include the blues, gypsy jazz, and Americana-pop. 1.) Mike Gentry at Crazy Wisdom Gentry’s

Pioneer High School Celebrates Its Robust History

Hall of Honor Opens to Recognize Famous Alums