Handel's Messiah - episode 6

You shcauntrel! Tit not you dell me dat you could sing at soite?

Due to bad weather conditions Handel’s trip from Parkgate to Dublin by boat is delayed for several days. He spends his time gathering a choir to practise Messiah. The choir consists of the best choir singers from the cathedral in Chester – AND the local printer, Janson, who has a beautiful bass voice. However, Handel is not overly impressed by Janson’s skills to say the least …

Music: Dunedin Consort ‘Handel’s Original Dublin Version 1742’