MESSIAH 50: 50th Anniversary of MESSIAH by Jones High School Concert Choir & Orlando Philharmonic
Celebrate the holiday season with MESSIAH 50: The 50th Anniversary concert of Händel’s MESSIAH performed by Jones High School Concert, Alumni & Community Choirs; UCF Singing Knights; Orlando Choral Society & Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra.
Jones High School Concert, Alumni & Community Choirs, UCF Sining Knights and Orlando Choral Society unite with Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra for MESSIAH 50: The 50th Anniversary Concert of the Jones High School Concert Choir’s First Performance with Orchestra of Händel’s MESSIAH, December 8, 2022, 7 PM, Jones High School’s James W. “Chief” Wilson Auditorium, 801 S. Rio Grande Avenue, Orlando, FL.
Begun in 1972 with a collaborative concert by Jones High School Concert Choir (JHSCC), Edna Hargett, Director, and Florida Symphony Orchestra (FSO), Herman Hertz, Music Director, the annual tradition of the performance MESSIAH in the community was continued by Hargrett after FSO disbanded in the 1990s and until she retired from Jones in 2000. Her protégés Darlene Coleman and Cicily Youngblood, JHS Alumni & Community Choir Director, continued the tradition. UCF Director of Choral Activities, Dr. Jeffrey Redding, and current Jones High School Choir Director, Andrea Hires Green, both Hargrett protégés, and Youngblood share the baton for the 2022 MESSIAH performance. For info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets are general seating: $10/ticket, available now at
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Dec 8, 2022 at 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Thu)
- Dec 8, 2022 at 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm (Thu)
801 S. Rio Grande Avenue, Orlando, FL 32805