Beethoven's Missa Solemnis with the OAE and Gianandrea Noseda
The Philharmonia Chorus performed Beethoven's Missa Solemnis with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment conducted by Gianandrea Noseda on Friday 4 November in the Royal Festival Hall. You can listen to the whole performance by clicking on 'Listen' above.
The concert was dedicated to Sir Charles Mackerras, who was President of the Chorus, and Conductor Emeritus of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Sir Charles Mackerras had a tremendous impact on the musical life of this country, and there were many great performances under his baton. The Chorus was immensely proud to have him as its President. This concert was a tribute to his memory.