Mar 24, 2009, 4:29 PM
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In case anyone is interested...
The First Ever LIVE Choral Cinecast, Handel's Messiah
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, conducted by Stephen Cleobury and joined by the Academy of Ancient Music and Solosits, will perform the complete Handel's Messiah on Palm Sunday, 5 April (7:30pm). This performance is being relayed live via satellite into digital cinemas, complete with 5.1 Surround Sound, across the UK and Europe. This is the first ever choral concert to be relayed into cinemas. Find out more, including a list of participating cinemas, at http://www.artsalliancemedia.com/opera/MessiahCinemas.html or by visiting the King's College website.
This performance is part of the Easter at King's annual festival of music and marks both the 800th anniversary of the University of Cambridge and the 250th anniversary of Handel's death.
Any questions call Arts Alliance Media's information line: 020 7751 7535