Hosts Alexander Mickelthwate and James Manishen delve into the great Mendelssohn oratorio audiences will be treated to next weekend with the WSO. Tune in for an Encore performance Wednesday night @ midnight.
The greatest oratorio since Handel’s Messiah, Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah is an early Romantic masterpiece. An outstanding cast of Manitoba soloists plus chorus recount the story of the Biblicalprophet through beautiful hymns, grand choruses and vivid sound pictures.
On this week's show we'll hear from Winnipeg soprano and one of the soloists featured in this performance, Monica Huisman.
The WSO presents Mendelssohn's Elijah March 24 & 25th at the Centennial Concert Hall featuring:
To get YOUR tickets go to wso.ca.
Listen to 60 Minutes with the WSO every Sunday evening at 5 PM.
And don't forget about our encore performances Monday evenings at 8 PM and Wednesday nights at midnight right after Jazz on the Rox with Roxane Gagné
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