Classical 101 Archives For: March 27, 2015

The Pure Power Of Handel’s ‘Hallelujah Chorus’

Simplicity, it turns out, is the secret to the success of Handel's ever-popular "Hallelujah Chorus."
25, 2012

Composer-commentator Rob Kapilow examines what makes Handel’s “Hallelujah Chorus” one of the best known — and best loved — pieces in all of music. He says the exuberance is powered by a few deceptively simple techniques.