Handel and Haydn

Enjoy two great 18th century choral-orchestral works in this program of pure celebration.

TMC and orchestra perform Handel’s beloved Coronation Anthems and Haydn’s deeply-felt Mass in Time of War (also know as the Kettle Drum Mass for its enthusiastic use of timpani). Experience these great works in the wonderful setting of St. Andrew’s. It promises to be a powerful experience.

Kettle Drum Mass (Mass in Time of War)
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

Locus iste
J. Michael Haydn (1737-1806)

Ave Verum Corpus
W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)

Coronation Anthems
George Friderick Handel (1685-1759)

(Concert program is subject to change without notice.)


David Fallisconductor

Mireille Asselin, soprano

Christina Stelmacovich, mezzo-soprano

Asitha Tennekoon, tenor

Stephen Hegedus,

Toronto Mendelssohn Choir



Learn more about the works in the Program Notes by conductor David Fallis.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
7:30 pm

St. Andrew’s Church
73 Simcoe Street
(across from Roy Thomson Hall)

Level A: $78
Level B: $67
Level C: $55
Level D (back corners and balcony seats with partial view): $35
VOX (30 & under): $20

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“Haydn’s Mass in time of war has many extraordinary touches. The overall feel is optimistic and confident, appropriate to the basic key of C major, but the beautiful cello and bass singer duet at the Qui tollis in the “Gloria”, the deeply moving Et incarnatus est in the “Credo” and the gorgeous harmonic colouring at so many moments mark this mass as the work of a great composer working at the height of his powers.”
Program notes by David Fallis

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