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Messiah Concert Tickets Gone in 10 Minutes!

The hottest tickets in town were claimed faster than you can say “Halleluj….!” Gone—just like that!

On March 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m. MDT, the Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will be performing Messiah in its entirety in the Salt Lake Tabernacle, with two overflow venues available (Legacy Theater in the Joseph Smith Memorial Building and the Conference Center Theater). The Easter weekend concerts will mark the first time the Choir has performed the complete oratorio since 2014.

Fans around the world are invited to join the Choir and Orchestra in the Messiah “Sing” on March 25, when the performance will be streamed live on MoTab.org starting at 7:00 p.m. MDT. Participate in the event with friends, family, or on your own, and use #MessiahLive in your social media posts. Congregations and other groups around the world have organized community Messiah “Sing” events at churches, schools, and private homes. The concert will remain on-demand on YouTube for 10 days following the concert (through April 4 at midnight).

Get the highly acclaimed new Messiah recording, which reached no. 1 on Billboard’s Classical Traditional Albums Chart, available in two formats:

Handel’s Messiah — The Complete Oratorio - This version contains every movement of Messiah on two CDs with a bonus DVD.

Handel’s Messiah — Highlights – This version includes some of the best loved choruses with featured selections by each of the soloists. The highlights version is over 1 hour of music.

Soloists:

Sonya Yoncheva, soprano

Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano

Rolando Villazón, tenor

Bryn Terfel, bass

For more information on all of our Messiah events go to MoTab.org/Messiah