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      Handel's MESSIAH Sing-Along Concert in Pittsburgh

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      December 16, 2012

      Sunday   4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

      971 Beech Avenue
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15233

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      Handel's MESSIAH Sing-Along Concert

      Come to the magnificently restored Calvary United Methodist Church when the audience is invited to sing on five beloved choruses of Handel's beloved "Messiah" with the church's wonderful vocalists and choirs. The audience is invited to do just that at CALVARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. The setting? Majestic! The spirit? Informal! This concert of favorite selections and five sing-along choruses is designed for both those who know MESSIAH and first-time concert-goers of all ages. Revel in Louis Comfort Tiffany's magnificent stained-glassed windows and Handel's beloved oratorio. This second annual concert is presented at a Pittsburgh landmark experiencing a renaissance of restoration and growth. The rare Farrand & Votey organ is featured with a slate of stellar musicians, singers, and directors from leading opera, musical theater, and choral companies.This family friendly event is ideal for introducing that littlest angel to classical music! Brian Burns, Music Director; David Bridge, Conductor. Calvary Festival Choir & Chamber Orchestra. Soloists: soprano Anna Singer, mezzo-soprano Paula Signorino-Richter, tenor Christopher Quigley and baritone Daniel Teadt.

      4 pm concert. Cookie Reception follows in Victorian Chapel. Tour the treasured historical space prior to concert. Doors open 3:15 pm. Concert run time approximately 1.5 hours.HELP STOCK THE SHELVES at Northside Common Ministries Pantry. Please bring non-perishable food items (preferably 1 lb. packages).

      Calvary United Methodist Church, 971 Beech Ave. at Allegheny, just a few blocks from Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA 15233.

      Cost: This is a family-friendly event for all ages. Children will receive a music activity packet as an introduction to this classical work. General Admission Tickets: $10 adults. $5 students and seniors 62+. Children age 12 and under and military service members admitted at no charge at door.Scores: $10 online. Tickets online at SHOWCLIX: 1-888-71-TICKETS. Available tickets at the door.Questions? Call Poets Corner Arts 412.512.0589 or Calvary office 412.231.2007 M-F

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