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Seeing Handel’s Messiah for the first time
“I should be sorry if I only entertained them. I wish to make them better.”—George Frederick Handel, responding to a compliment on the fine entertainment Messiah had provided its audience “And without Controversy, great is the Mystery of Godliness: God … Continue reading
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