Handel http://northernpublicradio.org en For The 68th Year, It's "Messiah" Time in Rockford http://northernpublicradio.org/post/68th-year-its-messiah-time-rockford <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The <a href="http://rockfordchoralunion.org/">Rockford Choral Union</a> presents its 68<sup>th</sup> annual performances of Handel’s oratorio “The Messiah” Saturday and Sunday, November 30 and December 1, at Rockford’s Trinity Lutheran Church. &nbsp;Nat Bauer has led the performances for the last 12 years. Bauer says the Choral Union was begun back in 1945,&nbsp;as members of the armed forces were returning home from&nbsp;fighting in&nbsp;World War 2.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 12:15:00 +0000 Guy Stephens 39606 at http://northernpublicradio.org For The 68th Year, It's "Messiah" Time in Rockford