This week, Matthew Call leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chicago Symphony Chorus in Handel’s Messiah featuring soloists Amanda Forsythe, soprano; Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano; Nicholas Phan, tenor; and Joshua Hopkins, baritone. The Chicago Symphony Chorus was prepared by Duain Wolfe.

Handel Messiah Part 1

Handel Messiah Part 2

Handel Messiah Part 3

Matthew Halls, conductor
Amanda Forsythe, soprano
Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Joshua Hopkins, baritone
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Duain Wolfe, director

Originally recorded at concerts in December 2018

This program will be available until December 29, 2022.

Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.

Program notes for Handel’s Messiah can be found here.

Performer Biographies
Matthew Halls, conductor
Amanda Forsythe, soprano
Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Joshua Hopkins, baritone
Chicago Symphony Chorus
Duain Wolfe, director

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TOP: Matthew Halls leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus  | © Todd Rosenberg 2018

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