Sunday, April 12, 2009

Because it's actually for Easter, not Christmas

Presenting Robert Shaw, so you know it's good, if not historically informed:



And while I've never heard of this next guy, Marcelo Ramos, and the performance isn't the crispest you'll ever hear, the chorus is relatively small so at least he's not trying to turn a baroque piece into a romantic one:

2 comments:

James said...

All one can say about Messiah is, "amen!"

Brian R said...

Our church choir is putting on a performance on Tuesday as it is the 250th anniversary of Handel's death. So for once it will be sung near to Easter.