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H+H to Play 400th Performance of MESSIAH H+H to Play 400th Performance of MESSIAH
by BWW News Desk - November 05, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society's historic Bicentennial Season reaches yet another milestone—the ensemble's 400th complete performance of George Frideric Handel's masterpiece Messiah. Premiered in full in the US by H+H in 1818 and performed for 161 consecutive years, Handel Messiah will receive its 4... (more...)
Handel and Haydn Society Opens Bicentennial Season This Weekend Handel and Haydn Society Opens Bicentennial Season This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society (H+H), led by Artistic Director Harry Christophers, opens the 2014-2015 Bicentennial Season on October 10 and 12 with the joyous program, Baroque Fireworks! H+H turns 200. The celebration continues with performances of historically significant works that H+H introduced t... (more...)
 H+H Mourns Death of Christopher Hogwood H+H Mourns Death of Christopher Hogwood
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society (H+H) is deeply saddened by the death of its conductor laureate, Christopher Hogwood, who served as Handel and Haydn Society Artistic Director from 1986 to 2001. Christopher Hogwood profoundly changed the direction and vision of this venerable institution, and added trem... (more...)
Handel and Haydn Society to Open Bicentennial Season on 10/10 & 12 Handel and Haydn Society to Open Bicentennial Season on 10/10 & 12
by BWW News Desk - September 09, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society (H+H), led by Artistic Director Harry Christophers, opens the 2014-2015 Bicentennial Season on October 10 and 12 with the joyous program, Baroque Fireworks! H+H turns 200. The celebration continues with performances of historically significant works that H+H introduced t... (more...)
Harry Christophers and The Sixteen Release 5th Disc in Their Palestrina Series Harry Christophers and The Sixteen Release 5th Disc in Their Palestrina Series
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2014

Harry Christophers and The Sixteen continue their exploration of Palestrina's great work with the fifth disc in their celebrated series. The new album features a selection of Palestrina's music for Pentecost including his Missa Iam Christus astra ascenderat. Palestrina, Volume 5 on The Sixteen's own... (more...)
The Sixteen to Release New Album this Month The Sixteen to Release New Album this Month
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2014

The Sixteen and its founder and conductor Harry Christophers return to their roots, revisiting the golden age of Renaissance polyphony in England with The Voice of the Turtle Dove. The new recording from The Sixteen's CORO label, available this month from Allegro Classical, is a stunning selection o... (more...)
Handel and Haydn Society Receives Anonymous $1 Million Gift Handel and Haydn Society Receives Anonymous $1 Million Gift
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society has received an anonymous gift of $1 million to support long-term priorities, including five-year strategic initiatives, Bicentennial events, and the endowment. This gift, from a donor outside the Board, comes as the organization approaches its Bicentennial in 2015. The ... (more...)
Handel and Haydn Society Releases Christmas Album Handel and Haydn Society Releases Christmas Album
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2013

The Handel and Haydn Society (H&H) has announced the release of its first studio recording with CORO. The disc, which is a co-production with WGBH and was recorded at their studios in Boston in January, will feature an eclectic selection of Christmas music including traditional carols using American... (more...)
H&H and CORO's New Live Haydn Recording Features Aisslinn Nosky H&H and CORO's New Live Haydn Recording Features Aisslinn Nosky
by BWW News Desk - September 10, 2013

CORO presents a new live recording from Harry Christophers and the Handel and Haydn Society, showcasing two contrasting Haydn symphonies: the virtuoso No. 6 (Le matin)andthe jubilant No. 82 (L'ours). Completing the disc is Haydn's Violin Concerto in G major performed by the orchestra'sfiery and expr... (more...)
H&H and CORO's New Live Haydn Recording to Feature Aisslinn Nosky, 9/10 H&H and CORO's New Live Haydn Recording to Feature Aisslinn Nosky, 9/10
by BWW News Desk - September 03, 2013

CORO presents a new live recording from Harry Christophers and the Handel and Haydn Society, showcasing two contrasting Haydn symphonies: the virtuoso No. 6 (Le matin)andthe jubilant No. 82 (L'ours). Completing the disc is Haydn's Violin Concerto in G major performed by the orchestra'sfiery and expr... (more...)
Regional Orchestra of the Week: Handel & Haydn Society, MA Regional Orchestra of the Week: Handel & Haydn Society, MA
by BWW Features - March 27, 2013

In this week's featured regional orchestra of the week, we're thrilled to spotlight The Handel & Haydn Society operating in Boston under the leadership of Artistic Director Harry Christophers.... (more...)
Handel and Haydn Society and Artistic Director Harry Christophers Announce 2013-­2014 Season Handel and Haydn Society and Artistic Director Harry Christophers Announce 2013-­2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2013

The Handel and Haydn Society (H&H) and Artistic Director Harry Christophers announce the 2013–2014 Season, its 199th since the founding of the ensemble in 1815, featuring the Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus performing works from the Baroque and Classical eras. The 2013–2014 Season continues H... (more...)




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