Celtic Thunder Delivers Beautiful Performance Of Hallelujah
FaithTap Staff 4/4/2019
With a slew of artists in the extensive music industry, it can be quite challenging to stand out, produce quality music consistently, and leave a lasting impression on producers, musicians, and fans. There are musical acts whose unique approach and vocal stylings are welcomed excitedly, until they eventually switch to a more mainstream style. Then there are talents who decide to make music their way. This results in songs that are different, interesting, and fresh. Celtic Thunder, an Irish singing group known for their unconventional style and theatrics, exemplifies the aforementioned qualities.
Dressed in formal wear and equipped with impressive vocal harmony, Celtic Thunder is a group that won't be in danger of becoming "just another musical act." The group is backed by musicians called the Celtic Thunder Band. Their musical style ranges from folk to contemporary music, to soft rock and classical crossover. Celtic Thunder showcases their talent once more by performing their version of the song "Hallelujah."
Regardless of belief, practice, and musical preference, one can agree that this group has achieved the ultimate goal of standing out in a competitve industry. The theatrical performance began with soft instrumentals and the first lines of the song sung clearly and smoothly. Applause immediately commenced as the modulated vocals of the young male singer filled the room. He sung each line clearly and with such sincerity that it brought tears to some of the audience member's eyes. The singer's calm and confident stance, coupled with his smooth singing style, amplified the song's meaning and evoked emotions among the crowd.
Minutes into the song, two of the group's members appeared from behind him and joined in on the song. The seamless transition and the flawless blend of their voices prompted the audience to burst into applause. The group's decision to revive the song and give it their own flavor through visual effects, choreography, and dramatic stage set up proves that they are more than just musicians that sing in harmony. Celtic Thunder's performance and song choice make them a group to remember.
Music enthusiasts are quick to form opinions on talents that choose to take a different path. Celtic Thunder always seems to garner an overwhelming amount of positive reactions. From the soloist to the rest of the group, Celtic Thunder proves that incorporating their style in a cover version leaves a lasting impression.