Sanity Break: 10,000 member choir sings Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’
In this video from Osaka, Japan, a 10,000 member amateur choir performs the “Ode to Joy” section of Beethoven’s Symphony Number Nine. The concert is an annual event, but this year’s performance — recorded in late December 2011 — was dedicated to the victims of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami.
The video, embedded via YouTube, is below:
Hat tip to Greg Mitchell of The Nation for the link.