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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Harry Christophers leads the Handel and Haydn Society
Sam Brewer

Earlier this month, we recorded the Handel and Haydn Society's season finale for WCRB In Concert, where it will air in the fall -- and we caught this unforgettable moment on tape.

Aisslinn Nosky
Chris Lee / H+H

Sunday, April 28, 2019
7:00 PM

On WCRB In Concert with the Handel and Haydn Society, the local ensemble performs an international tour of dazzling baroque masterpieces, featuring violinist Aisslinn Nosky, now available on demand.

Harry Christophers
Handel and Haydn Society

On the program:
St. Matthew Passion:  highlights of Part Two (translation) - Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Evangelist (tenor);  Andreas Schmidt, Jesus (baritone);  Ann Monoyios and Barbara Bonney, soprano;  Anne Sofie von Otter, contralto;  Michael Chance, countertenor;  Howard Crook, tenor;  Monteverdi Choir, London Oratory Junior Choir, and English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Masaaki Suzuki
Marco Borggreve

Sunday, March 3, 2019
7:00 PM

On WCRB In Concert with the Handel and Haydn Society, Masaaki Suzuki leads Beethoven's epic, iconic 9th Symphony.

The Modern Drama of Haydn and Mozart, with H+H

Jan 21, 2019
Harry Christophers
Marco Borggreve

The Handel and Haydn Society’s newest recording features two impassioned symphonies by Haydn and Mozart's brilliant Sinfonia Concertante, and we’ve chosen it as our CD of the Week.