World’s Largest Choir – Ode to Joy (Music Video of the Week)

Music Video of the Week, 5 Mar 2018

Posted by Antonio C.S. Rosa | Editor – TRANSCEND Media Service

The Largest Choir in the world: 1000 Japanese Voices

Completed in 1824, the Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 “Choral” was the last complete symphony composed by Ludwig van Beethoven. It incorporated part of An die Freude (”Ode to Joy”), a poem by Friedrich Schiller written in 1785. Europe’s National Anthem.


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