Mogens Dahl Chamber Choir
The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Conductor: Mogens Dahl
This year, the Mogens Dahl Chamber Choirs performs Händel\’s Messiah in cooperation with Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Thus, Copenhagen gets to experience a world-class performance of this great masterpiece of the Baroque.
With this new partnership, audiences in Copenhagen can once again look forward to a unique concert as a prelude to the Christmas season.
During the last two decades, the projects of this London-based ensemble have echoed among music lovers all over the world. Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment is renowned for its use of original instruments and represents, like no other orchestra in the world, innovation and the search for musical boundaries. The Ensemble has worked with conductors such as sir Simon Rattle, Iván Fischer and sir Mark Elder.
”Like the rest of the numerous spectators, I left the Church of Holmen enriched and grateful.” Peter Dürrfeld in Danish daily, Kristeligt Dagblad 2013
”The Choir in itself is the focal point of the performance, and their voices are outstanding. Pure, clear and confident.”
Thomas Michelsen in Danish daily Politiken 2012
”A true Messiah of the 21st century.”
– Søren Schauser in Danish daily Berlingske Tidende 2010
G. F. Handel (1685 – 1759): The Messiah, oratorium
Mogens Dahl Chamber Choir & Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Hanna Husáhr (Sweden) soprano
Francine Vis (Netherlands) mezzo soprano
Timothy Robinson (England) tenor
Lars Møller (Denmark) barytone