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Sunday, November 26 For Unto Us a Child is Born: The Enduring Legacy of Handel’s Messiah
Though not originally composed for Advent or Christmas, Handel’s Messiah has become irrevocably associated with Christmas for many musicians and music lovers. How did the piece carve out for itself such a prominent place in the musical canon? What makes it so meaningful and so fun? At the start of the annual Messiah season, Assistant Rector Peter Thompson leads a fast-paced journey through Handel’s rich and monumental work, still exciting after all these years.