Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Wassermusik: Alla Hornpipe
4:05
2 Xerxes: "Ombra mai fu" (Largo)
4:29
3 Der Messias: "And the Glory of the Lord"
3:10
4 Concerto Grosso a-moll, Op. 6, No. 4: Larghetto affettuoso
3:03
5 Orgelkonzert F-dur, Op. 4, No. 4: Allegro
4:59
6 Wassermusik: Air
3:38
7 Der Messias: "For unto us a child is born"
4:08
8 Concerto Grosso B-dur, Op. 3, No. 2: Largo
2:30
9 Salomon: Sinfonia, Akt 3
3:17
10 Die Wahl des Herakles: "While for thy arms"
3:08
11 Wassermusik: Allegro (Suite No. 1)
3:04
12 Suite No. 5 E-dur: Air mit Variationen (Grobschmied-Variationen)
4:03
13 Jephtha: "How dark, o Lord"
8:12
14 Orgelkonzert F-dur, Op. 4, No. 5: Alla Siciliana - Presto
4:13
15 Mi Palpita il Cor (Italienische Solokantate): Aria: S'un di m'adora
3:39
16 Wassermusik: Andante - Allegro da capo
5:26
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Der Messias: Hallelujah
3:53
2 Concerto grosso a-moll, Op. 6, No. 4: Largo e piano
2:16
3 Suite für Trompete und Orgel D-dur: Overtüre
1:49
4 Saul: "Mourn, Israel, mourn"
5:54
5 Feuerwerksmusik: Overtüre (Adagio - Allegro)
7:32
6 Giulio Cesare: "Va tacito e nascosto"
5:56
7 Passacaglia g-moll
5:46
8 Silete venti (Motette): Aria "Dulcis amor, Jesu care"
6:45
9 Judas Maccabäus: "See, the conqu'ring hero comes"
5:55
10 Feuerwerksmusik: La Paix, Largo alla Siciliana
3:54
11 Die Wahl des Herakles: "This manly youth's exalted mind" (Arie der Tugend)
6:21
12 Ode zum St. Cäcilien Tag: Menuett
1:17
13 Der Messias: "Worthy is the Lamb" (Schlußchor)
7:25

Credits

CD 1

strings:
Budapesti Vonósok (Budapest String Orchestra) (track 1)
organ:
Gabor Lehotka (track 5)
choir vocals:
RIAS Chamber Chorus (tracks 3, 7)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 2, 12–13, 15)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1715 – 1718) (track 8)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (tracks 1, 6, 16)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1735) (tracks 5, 14)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1739) (track 4)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 3, 7)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1748) (track 9)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1750) (track 10)
conductor:
Karoly Botvay (Classical cellist and conductor) (track 5)
Béla Bánfalvi (violinist, concert master of Budapest strings) (tracks 1, 6, 16)
Marcus Creed (tracks 3, 7)
Max Pommer (track 8)
countertenor vocals:
Jochen Kowalski (countertenor) (track 15)
instruments:
Bläserensemble (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 1)
librettist:
Thomas Morell (track 13)
orchestra:
Budapesti Vonósok (Budapest String Orchestra) (tracks 1, 5–6, 16)
RIAS Berlin Sinfonietta (tracks 3, 7)
publisher:
edits:
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Grobschmied-Variationen, HWV 430 (for oboe, bassoon and harpsichord, Tarkmann) (track 12)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
part of:
Mi palpita il cor, HWV 132b (movement) (track 15)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I (tracks 3, 7)
Jephtha, HWV 70: Act II (number) (track 13)
parts:
recording of:
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
referred to in medleys: