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The Bach Choir of Bethlehem: Mendelssohn’s Elijah

Mendelssohn’s choral masterpiece Elijah is a fiery oratorio that recounts the story of the biblical prophet with vast and intense drama. After its premiere in London in 1846, The Times of London reported “Never was there a more complete triumph – never a more thorough and speedy recognition of a great work of art.” Distinguished soloists include Washington favorite Rosa Lamoreaux, soprano, and in the title role of Elijah, bass-baritone Dashon Burton, praised in the New York Times for his “enormous, thrilling voice seemingly capable…of raising the dead.”

Event begins at 8:00PM

Presented by: The Bach Choir of Bethlehem

Categories: Music: Classical

Event Venue

Music Center at Strathmore

10701 Rockville Pike
North Bethesda, MD 20852

For more information:

  • Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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