It’s no secret that I LOVE choral music. What I don’t like, however, is choral music sung without diction. Unfortunately, this happens often. It usually drives me nuts.
O Fortuna from Carmina Burana is a fairly well known choral piece, but one easily prone to unclear diction. Jeff found this animation that has had us both in stitches… and him singing these “new” lyrics with great gusto (particularly when weeding outside in the garden).
Here are the original Latin lyrics, if you’re curious.