Handel’s Messiah with NFM Choir, Wroclaw, To be featured at Vocal Fantasy Festival
A weekend of choral and vocal concerts
July 12-15, 2017 in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa
Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra ; David Shemer, music director

Vocal Fantasy Festival, gives the center of the stage to the human voice and to vocal music. The festival, a long weekend of concerts between 12 and 15 of July, will be a celebration of choirs and singers, hosted by the Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra, that will also participate in the concerts.
At the center of the festival – Handel’s monumental oratorio, Messiah with NFM Choir from Wroclaw – one of today’s leading choirs. The choir won a few gramophone awards and frequently records with the British conductor Paul McCreesh, performs widely in international festivals and collects rave reviews. For the performance of Handel’s Messiah the choir will be joined by soloists: Hadas Faran, Zleta Khershberg, Eitan Drori and Assaf Levitin. The choir will also give a festive a-cappella concert presenting the great choral tradition of Poland.

Wednesday July 12th
Concert No.1 “Messiah”
20:00 – Jerusalem International YMCA
Handel – “Messiah”
The Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra
The NFM Chamber Choir (Wroclaw, Poland). Agnieszka Franków-Żelazny, artistic director
Hadas Faran Asia – soprano
Zlata Khershberg – alto
Eitan Drori – tenor
Assaf Levitin – bass
The concert will also take place at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art on Saturday 15.7. at 20:30

 

 

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