Well, if you follow “Mike’s Music” for a time – you know my tastes lean towards popular music of the 20th Century onwards. But very occasionally I dip my toes in the waters of the classics. Much of that comes from my partner, Carmel Edwards who a singer also (Soprano, Early English Music, and the 20s/30′s). Anyway, she recently put this CD in the car which blew me away. The singer is Elin Manahan Thomas who is from Wales (UK). and her new(ish) CD is called the Eternal Source of Light Divine (which is piece by Handel by the way, who lived in the UK for major part of his life).
Anyway, I’ve got the CD ripped to my iTunes and its playing in the background whilst I do Sunday Afternoon “Admin”. I managed to find a sample video of the Handel piece on youtube.com. Quality is not great (the rip on Youtube.com) but it will give you an idea: