November 19, 2017

The Blessings Of Christmas, 2016

By: Mike McDaniel    One of my many blessings at Christmas is Messiah, George Fredric Handel’s masterwork.  I am blessed to be able to do at least two performances of this work, always with a first class symphony orchestra and choir. When I stand on stage and hear the solemnity and power of the Overture, I change, and for several hours, I’m a better human being. When I perform Messiah, I can’t help but see the hand of God in the text, the music, the joining together of voices, and in the transcendent emotion, onstage and in the audience.

To read the rest, go here…

READ  Trump Kills The HHS Mandate: CNN Preaches To Christians; The NYT Preaches To Progs