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Andre Rieu plays the Edwin Hawkins classic 'Oh Happy Day' with the Soweto and Harlem Gospel Choirs

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Watch violinist and conductor - André Rieu performing Oh Happy Day live in Maastricht - Netherlands, together with the Soweto Gospel Choir and Harlem Gospel Choir. Rieu has been making a splash this fall with a new album, extensive U.S. tour and a 10-part primetime series premiering with Ovation TV. Rieu's new recording, Shall We Dance, released October 6 on Decca Gold, features some of the world's most beloved classic songs including "The Blue Danube," "Love in Venice," "Bolero," "Zorba's Dance," and more. The album package also includes a separate, live DVD which captures his visually spectacular, party-like live concert experience.

Original Lyrics:          Oh happy day (oh happy day) Oh happy day (oh happy day) When Jesus washed (when Jesus washed) When Jesus washed (when Jesus washed) When Jesus washed (when Jesus washed) He washed my sins away (oh happy day) Oh happy day (oh happy day) He taught me how to watch, fight and pray, fight and pray And live rejoicing every, everyday Oh happy day He taught me how Oh happy day (oh happy day) Oh happy day (oh happy day) Oh happy day (oh happy day) Songwriter: Edwin Hawkins