Handel and Haydn Society

Credit Kyle T. Hemingway

They're the oldest continually-operating performing arts organization in America, and they're located right in our backyard. Boston's Handel and Haydn Society is internationally recognized for excellence in historically-informed performance, and you can hear on-demand concert recordings here.

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Courtesies of Boston Baroque, The Handel and Haydn Society, and BEMF (2)

WCRB takes you to the concert halls of three of Boston's cornerstone music organizations, with weeknight performances from Boston Baroque, the Handel and Haydn Society, and the Boston Early Music Festival.

Matthew Halls
Jon Christopher Meyers / Oregon Bach Festival

Monday, April 20, 9pm

On a Festival 1750 broadcast, Matthew Halls leads the Handel and Haydn period instrument orchestra in Beethoven's iconic Symphony No. 5, as well as a clarinet concerto by Weber with soloist Eric Hoeprich.

Stu Rosner

Monday, April 27, 9pm

On a Festival 1750 broadcast, violinist Aisslinn Nosky leads the Handel and Haydn Society in an exuberant performance of concertos by Vivaldi and Locatelli at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall.

Violinist Aisslinn Nosky and the Handel and Haydn Society
Robert Torres / Handel and Haydn Society

Thursday, April 23, 9pm

On a Festival 1750 broadcast, violinist Aisslinn Nosky co-directs, with harpsichordist Ian Watson, a Handel and Haydn Society program of Bach's iconic Brandenburg Concertos at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall.

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