Historical Concert

Tuesday, January 24, 1905
1904-1905, Concert III of IV

Carissimi and Handel as oratorio composers.


The choir of the cathedral of St Mary
Mr Th. H. Collinson, Mus B. - conductor
Mr J. E. F. Martin - organist

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

"Jonah," an oratorio ... Gioacomo Carissimi
Numbers 1-21

"Esther," an oratorio ... George Frederick Handel
Part I, items 1-15
Part II, items 16-27
Part III, items 28-29

12-page booklet
Programme Notes: 

Detailed list of each number in the two oratorios, plus a five-page essay (pp.5-9) entitled 'On the history of the oratorio'.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Fee for series: 10/6
Publicity and Reviews: 

On p.10 - dates and programmes of the four historical concerts.


The final numbers 30-35 of Handel's Esther apparently not performed.