Professor Martin Pearlman: "Performing Handel's Messiah"

6:30 pm on Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Marshall Room, 2nd Floor College of Fine Arts, 855 Commonwealth Avenue
As an introduction to Boston Baroque’s annual and highly acclaimed performances of Handel’s Messiah on December 7-8 at Jordan Hall, Martin Pearlman will discuss the some of the challenges in performing this extraordinary work, explaining how considerations of tempo, singing style, and other performance details form part of a larger dramatic interpretation of Messiah. This event is free and open to the public.