A holiday tradition, the presentation of Handel’s “Messiah” at Greenville College, will be presented Sunday afternoon.
Music Director Jeff Wilson said this marks the 86th performance by the Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra. Students and community members will be featured soloists. The Kaskaskia College concert choir will join the local group. Professional musicians will also be brought in from the St. Louis area and as far away as Madison, Wisconsin.
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The concert begins at 4 p.m. in the Whitlock Music Center and an offering will be taken to help with expenses. Seating opens at 3:30 p.m.
A reception will follow the concert at the Tidball Alumni House.