You know the holiday season is just around the corner when Hood College Choir performs Handel’s Messiah. This year, choir alumni will join current choir members Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 23 at 3 p.m. for the 67th annual performances of the famous oratorio. It’s a must-see event!
As in previous years, the concert will feature four soloists: Lisa Dodson, soprano; Katelyn Jackman, mezzo soprano; Leroy smith, tenor; and Nathan Wyatt, bass. Lynn Staininger, director of choral activities at Hood, will conduct the concert. And a number of Hood faculty will perform with the orchestra, including Wayne L. Wold, associate professor of music and College organist; William D. Powell III, instructor of piano; Anna Claire Ayoub, instructor of bassoon; Ed Stanley, oboe instructor; Alison Bazala, cello instructor; and bassist Lynn Fleming, instructor of string bass.
Order tickets in advance at www.hood.edu.messiah or by calling 301-696-3130. If available, tickets will be sold at the door, but getting them in advance is always recommended for this popular event!