Saturday 7 December 2019
1500 young people. Handel's Messiah. The Royal Albert Hall.
The Scratch Youth Messiah is a unique music education event bringing together up to 1,500 singers aged 7–25 to perform Handel’s Messiah in the Royal Albert Hall in the run-up to Christmas.
All young choirs are welcome! You can sing anything between four and thirteen choruses – just as much a you can manage. You then join a professional orchestra and fantastic young soloists under the baton of Ben Parry, Artistic Director of the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain, for a thrilling performance, singing the timeless music of Handel’s Messiah.
Costing only £45 per choir this is an incredible opportunity for all young people to sing to a large audience in the beautiful and iconic Royal Albert Hall. Your singers will experience making music with hundreds of others, and work with a first-rate orchestra, conductor and soloists. Come and join us!