2019 Messiah Rehearsal Schedule

Members, mark your calendars!

The 2019 Messiah rehearsals start Tuesday, October 29th.

Please arrive at 7:00 PM for the first rehearsal to register and join in this wonderful experience.  Each rehearsal is conducted from 7:30 – 9:30 PM.

To apply for or renew your membership online, visit the Membership page!

Rehearsal dates:

Tuesday, October 29
Tuesday, November 5
Tuesday, November 12
Tuesday, November 19
Tuesday, November 26
*Tuesday, December 3 (working dress rehearsal)
  • Rehearsals will be held each Tuesday in  The Main Sanctuary of Church of the Palms Presbyterian Church located at 3224 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota.
  • Rehearsals start promptly at 7:30 PM.   Please arrive ten (10) minutes early.
  • Once you receive your membership card, keep it handy for rehearsal admittance each week.
  • For the sake of our sensitive members, **please** refrain from using perfume, aftershave, or cologne to rehearsals!

*Working Dress Rehearsal:

The Dress Rehearsal will be held on Tuesday, December 3rd, at 7:30 PM with the orchestra and soloists. This event will be a ticketed event, with tickets available for sale at the door only.  Unlike the performance, this will be a working rehearsal and we will be starting and stopping frequently as the director sees fit.

  • Please arrive & *be seated* on time
  • Normal daily attire will be suitable.


Our 75th performance of Handel’s Messiah and celebration will be held at 4:00 PM on Saturday, December 7th, 2019.

To join our mailing list and receive news and updates directly, send an email request to members@sarasotachoralsociety.org.

Thank you,
The Board