The Messiah Choral Society of Grand Junction was founded in August of 2004 to present an annual performance of Handel's classic oratorio, Messiah. The concert is offered each year as a musical gift to the Grand Valley community by the members of the Messiah Choral Society and its donors.
Admission to the concert is free of charge.

The Messiah Choral Society of Grand Junction


The Fourteenth Annual Messiah Sing-A-Long

Sunday, November 28, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to about 4:00 p.m. 
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church
790 26 ½ Road (12th Street to H Road on the corner)

PLEASE ARRIVE AT 1:45 p.m. to be seated in your section.
(and social distance, wear masks, whatever need to for safety)

There will be no rehearsals for the choir,just come, and SING!
Bring your Messiah Score. Scores are available at $15 or for refundable rental of $10.
If you just want to listen, ALL ARE INVITED TO COME AND ENJOY!
This year's conductor is Gary Ambrosier. This year's organist is Martha Sandford-Heyns.

Music for sing-a-long: Overture (organ); ALL SINGERS Comfort Ye My People, CHORUS, And the Glory of the Lord ALL SINGERS Behold! A Virgin Shall Conceive; O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion; CHORUS O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings; ALL SINGERS For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover the Earth, The People that Walked in Darkness CHORUS For Unto Us a Child is Born; Pastoral Symphony (organ); ALL SINGERS There Were Shepherds Abiding in the Field, And Lo! The Angel of the Lord Came Upon Them, And the angel said unto them, And suddenly there was with the angel; CHORUS Glory to God, Surely He Hath Borne Our Griefs, And with His Stripes, All We Like Sheep Have Gone Astray, Lift Up Your Heads, O Ye Gates, He Trusted in God, Hallelujah Chorus.

REHEARSALS for the MESSIAH PERFORMANCE April 23, 2022, at 5 pm, begin Sunday, January 16, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. and continue each Sunday thereafter at First Presbyterian Church. We have room for about 80 singers (no practices on March 13 or Easter Sunday)

FIRST PRESBYTARIAN CONCERTS DECEMBER 2021: December 18, 2021 Saturday night 5 and 7 p.m.; December 19, 2021 Sunday 9 and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.


CENTENNIAL BAND Concert: December 12, 2021, 3 p.m., Avalon