Rockford Choral Union - 69th Annual Presentation of Handel's "Messiah"
November 29, 2014 - November 30, 2014
Times: Saturday 7:00pm / Sunday 3:00pm
In 1945, a group of Rockford residents decided to present Handel's beloved oratorio, "Messiah," to bring encouragement to a war-weary city. The tradition has continued for 69 years. The concert is conducted by local maestro Nat Bauer, and presented by a 130-member volunteer choir of...
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