Hosted by Sheila Markle, Executive Director of Family & Children’s Services and Gerald Neufeld, Conductor of the Guelph Chamber Choir, Messiah Sing-Along offers a shorter version of Handel’s popular oratorio and provides opportunities for singers of all ages and talents to sing along with the choir which will be seated amongst the audience.
“This is a community effort that unites the finest music with the best of the Season’s spirit – the gift of a brighter future for young people who are doing their best to improve their situation by getting a good post-secondary education”
Gerald Neufeld, Conductor, Guelph Chamber Choir
Orchestra on period instruments
Donations in Lieu of tickets support the Children First Fund
Guelph Chamber Choir
Meredith Hall, Soprano
Daniel Taylor, Countertenor
Neal Banerjee, Tenor
Alexander Dobson, Baritone
Geoff Newton, of Newton-Eastwood Dietrich Wealth Advisory Group, BMO Nesbitt Burns
M.F. Property Management Ltd.
The Ostic Group & Frank Cowan Company Ltd.
How Handel’s Messiah Helped London’s Orphans – and Vice Versa
Did you know that Messiah’s popularity was founded in the number of performances Handel staged during the latter years of his life to raise funds for the child welfare organization of his day?