Part of the BBC Proms. To celebrate Handel's 250th anniversary, Harry Christophers and The Sixteen intersperse the four glorious anthems that Handel wrote for George II's coronation with other Handelian hits, including extracts from his satirical semi-opera Semele, and the well-known Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
from Solomon. Approx. finish time: 21:20Performers Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Alastair Ross (organ).
Conductor Harry Christophers.