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Hallelujah - The Story of the Coming Forth of Handels Messiah J. Scott Featherstone

Hallelujah - The Story of the Coming Forth of Handels Messiah

J. Scott Featherstone

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The New Edition of Hallelujah is the remarkable story of one of the greatest events in musical history, the creation of of George Frederic Handels masterpiece, Messiah. Composed in just twenty-four days, Handels Grand Oratorio which rendered himMoreThe New Edition of Hallelujah is the remarkable story of one of the greatest events in musical history, the creation of of George Frederic Handels masterpiece, Messiah. Composed in just twenty-four days, Handels Grand Oratorio which rendered him immortal was birthed in the darkest and most desperate hours of his life. His health was failing. Critics ridiculed him. Creditors hounded him. Friends betrayed him. Pride had nearly destroyed him. Yet, out of Handels night emerged the dawn of Messiah. Anyone who has thrilled at hearing the Hallelujah Chorus will feel profound attachment to Handels story of hope and redemption as timeless and poignant as the music itself.