Sydney Chamber Choir Present Handel’s Messiah As He Dreamt It
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Sydney Chamber Choir Present Handel’s Messiah As He Dreamt It

Sydney Chamber Choir and City Recital Hall are staging Handel’s mighty Messiah just as the master wanted it, stripped of centuries of amplified orchestration and giant choirs, with exactly 24 handpicked singers and 20 early music instrumentalists. This Sydney Chamber Choir concert marks the Choir’s 45th anniversary. The concert continues a charitable tradition begun by…

Sam Allchurch Reflects On Creating A Royal Affair
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Sam Allchurch Reflects On Creating A Royal Affair

The New Music Director of Sydney Chamber Choir, conductor Sam Allchurch reflects on creating A Royal Affair Like many lovers of choral music, I have a real soft spot for Handel. His works for choir express the full range of human emotion from uplifting joy to poignant tragedy. Unlike that of his contemporary Bach, Handel’s…