For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
Here are three traditional versions of the Handel Messiah piece:
Artist not listed. Some commenters think the tempo is a little fast; I think other versions can be a bit too slow.
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Sir Colin Davis, Tenebrae, London Symphony Orchestra
Here is the Handel’s Messiah: A Soulful Celebration version:
Chipmunk Christmas Song – A Cappella Barbershop Quartet. All Julien Niel. (Do you hate this, Jaquandor?)
And if you’re not into that Jesus stuff, you can still like Christmas.
Chuck Miller’s Best of our Times Union Community Blogs this week had a lot of seasonal narratives.