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Mendelssohn Elijah

  • Cincinnati Conservatory of Music 290 CCM Boulevard Cincinnati, OH, 45219 United States (map)

Chorus America Conference hosts the Cincinnati May Festival present Mendelssohn’s epic masterpiece Elijah, among the best-loved works in the choral canon. Based on passages found in the Old Testament, Elijah tells the tale of one of the Bible’s most influential prophets: his curse, his miracles, his struggles, and ultimately his ascent to heaven in a flaming chariot.

Robert Porco, conductor
May Festival Chorus
Cincinnati Children’s Choir
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Juliana di Giacomo, soprano
Sara Murphy, mezzo-soprano
Dominic Armstrong, tenor
Hugh Russell, baritone

Earlier Event: May 28
Mendelssohn Elijah
Later Event: October 16
Verdi Un Ballo in Maschera (Ulrica)