BLUFFTON — Bluffton University will present its 121st performance of Handel’s “Messiah” at 4 p.m. Dec. 4 in Founders Hall. The event is free and open to the public; a freewill offering will be taken.

Jonathan Wey, visiting conductor, makes his debut conducting the oratorio at Bluffton. The 20-member orchestra includes professional players from the area and some university faculty and staff. Students join faculty, staff and community members in the 65-voice Bluffton Choral Society.