Members of the Odessa Philharmonic Orchestra and Odessa Opera Chorus performed the Ode Of Joy from Beethoven’s 9th  Symphony at the Privoz Fish Market in Odessa. Significatly, the ‘Ode to Joy’ also happens to be the anthem of the European Union. The musicians told a local newspaper that they wanted to make a statement about Ukrainian unity, so they selected this ode to unity and brotherhood. Hobart Earle is the conductor. Watch the video:

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