Posted by Mindy

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The season of Lent is now upon us. For many years during Lent we listened to portions of Handel’s “Messiah” almost daily, singing along, sometimes looking up and reading the Scripture passages woven into the wondrous piece. Here is a fascinating BBC documentary with a performance of “Messiah” conducted by Sir Colin Davies and performed by the London Symphony.

Enjoy!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuGSOkYWfDQ