Couch to Coloratura

23 November 2019 2pm St Martin in the Fields Tickets: £30(Booking Fees Apply)

Is your choir performing Handel’s Messiah or Bach’s Christmas Oratorio in December? Do you always struggle with those tricky semiquaver runs? If so, our associate conductor Eamonn Dougan will help you navigate the highs and lows of these two composers virtuosic writing in this three-hour workshop, specifically designed to help you successfully deliver the fast notes!

We will cover the following choruses:

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio
Herrscher des Himmels, erhöre das Lallen (part III)
Herr, wenn die stolzen Feinde schnauben (part VI)

Handel’s Messiah
And he shall purify
All we like sheep
The Lord gave the word

Participants can bring along their own scores or download a digital version here.

Handel: Messiah. CD and downloads available.