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SYDNEY SINGS MESSIAH 2016

On 13 November, the Choir organised its seventh Sydney Sings concert, a massed choir performance of Handel’s Messiah in the Sydney Town Hall, under the title, ‘Sydney Sings Messiah’ with support from the City of Sydney  This was the fourth … Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah – An Interview with Christopher Bowen

It’s easy to imagine performing Handel’s Messiah as a routine venture. After all, nearly all of the 450 choristers will have sung it before, most of them many times. The orchestral players are professional musicians with impeccable credentials – SSO, … Continue reading

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An exciting beginning to the year— Franz von Suppé’s Requiem

We’re just one month away from our first concert of 2016—it’s incredible to think that this year is almost one third of the way done! Our 2016 concert series encompasses a range of well-known masterworks as well as exciting discoveries, … Continue reading

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Some Messiah Photos

The rehearsal commences…. A break for lunch And here comes the audience… The Performance If you have a Facebook account you can see some more photos from the big day here.

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SYDNEY SINGS MESSIAH 2012

On Sunday 18 November, the Choir organised the third edition of ‘Sydney Sings Messiah’ in the Sydney Town Hall.  Over 400 guest singers, who came from all over Sydney, as well as regional New South Wales, the ACT, Victoria and … Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah – just 2 weeks to go!

With just 2 weeks to go, the excitement is mounting. On Sunday 18th November nearly 600 singers will converge on Sydney Town Hall to herald the Christmas season by performing perhaps the greatest European classical work – Handel’s Messiah. Individual … Continue reading

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Sydney Sings Messiah – Only One Month To Go

Do we know how many angels can dance on the point of a needle? Do we know how many holes it takes to fill the Albert Hall? Too metaphysical? Too surreal? Too qantum to quantify? Probably. But if we were … Continue reading

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