Featuring the Bronx Opera Chorus and The Orchestra of the Bronx
A Bronx Tradition…Celebrating its Seventh Anniversary!
MICHAEL SPIERMAN, Conductor
EMILY NEWTON, Soprano
DAWN PIERCE, Mezzo Soprano
JAKE ARMSTRONG, Tenor
JORGE OCASIO, Bass
Celebrate the Holidays with a staple of the seasonal repertoire unparalleled in its popularity! This unique production of The Messiah, under the direction of Michael Spierman, features the Bronx Opera Chorus, The Orchestra of the Bronx and a diverse group of community members from the borough reading the text aloud. "Handel is the greatest composer that ever lived. I would uncover my head and kneel down at his tomb." - Ludwig Van Beethoven