A staple growing up in my home:
As "tired" as some may get of the "Messiah", it is undeniably a work of pure genius. I never get tired of it (and actually miss singing it!) Even if this was the only work he gave the world, he would have gone down in history. Instead - he gave us this, and so much more. How much richer my life is for having had the opportunity to sing and listen to so many of his works.
And for the lighter side:
And for the personal side, with a BIG shout out to Ralf Pleger, director extraordinaire:
Off to my debut, now!