Handel’s superb oratorio with large choir, professional soloists and orchestra, directed by St. Matthew’s musical director Kirkland Adsett. Soloists Bronwyn Thies-Thompson, Lydia Piehl, Zach Finkelstein & Mark Wilkinson. A memorable launch to the Christmas season in the intimate setting of a candlelit church. Tickets $15 to $40. Purchase online at www.stmatthewsottawa.ca or at the church office, 217 First Ave. (Mon. to Fri. 9 am to noon), tel: (613)234-4024, or at Compact Music locations or at the door, 130 Glebe Ave. near Bank St.
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