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Song Of The Day #98

An interesting article in the "Arts & Leisure" section of today's New York Times makes the point that the "Hallelujah Chorus"--usually associated with Christmas, but an appropriate pick for Easter, too--actually was an anti-Semitic piece intended to celebrate the destruction of Jerusalem.

London Handel Orchestra, Martin Neary & Winchester Cathedral Choir - Handel: Messiah Highlights - Hallelujah (Chorus)


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