2011 Performance

2011 BannerThe Sarasota Choral Society presented its 67th consecutive annual performance of the Christmas portion of George Frideric Handel’s Messiah: A Sacred Oratorio at St. Armands Key Lutheran Church in Sarasota, Florida on Saturday, December 3, 2011. Led by Artistic Director Genevieve Beauchamp, the event featured soloists¬† Jennifer Regal, soprano; Rachel Assi, alto; Brad Diamond, tenor; and Joseph Ryan, bass; with an orchestra consisting of key players from the Sarasota Orchestra, Dr. Jonathan Spivey on the organ, and an 100-member chorus.The performance, which included a prelude performed by Sarasota Young Voices, was very favorably reviewed by The Sarasota Herald-Tribune. The packed sanctuary at St. Armands Key Lutheran included an international audience¬† and provided a very intimate setting for the presentation of this m2011agnificent work of sacred music. Many thanks to all who helped make this event so successful.