Sunday 13 November 2011

Handel's 'Hallelujah' Chorus sung as Berlusconi exits stage right

The truly wonderful news is, of course, the resignation of the man who at times seemed close to buying Italy. However, it is more than a little wonderful to hear Handel's role in the celebrations:

Let us hope that the Messiah will soon come in useful on the streets of London too. Cameron, Osborne, Clegg, et al., beware...

(Click here for a reminder of Maurizio Pollini's words against Berlusconi's 'government'.)