Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony
George Frideric Handel 3:37
2 Accompagnato (Tenor): "Comfort ye"
George Frideric Handel 3:02
3 Aria (Tenor): "Ev'ry valley"
George Frideric Handel 3:47
4 Chorus: And the glory of the Lord
George Frideric Handel 2:31
5 Accompagnato (Bass): "Thus saith the Lord"
George Frideric Handel 1:33
6 Aria (Alto): "But who may abide"
George Frideric Handel 4:08
7 Chorus: And he shall purify
George Frideric Handel 3:13
8 Recitative (Alto) "Behold, a virgin shall conceive..."
George Frideric Handel 0:32
9 Aria (Alto) and Chorus: "O though that tellest good tidings"
George Frideric Handel 6:19
10 Accompagnato (bass): "For behold, darkness shall cover the earth"
George Frideric Handel 1:41
11 Aria (Bass): The people that walked in darkness
George Frideric Handel 3:27
12 Chorus: For unto us a Child is born
George Frideric Handel 5:08
13 Pifa
George Frideric Handel 1:00
14 Recitative (Soprano): "There were shepherds"
George Frideric Handel 0:14
15 Accompagnato (Soprano): "And lo, the angel of the Lord"
George Frideric Handel 0:23
16 Recitative (Soprano): "And the angel said unto them"
George Frideric Handel 0:37
17 Accompagnato (Soprano): "And suddenly there was with the angel"
George Frideric Handel 0:18
18 Chorus: Glory to God
George Frideric Handel 2:09
19 Aria (Soprano): "Rejoice greatly"
George Frideric Handel 4:44
20 Recitative (Alto) "Then shall the eyes of the blind..."
George Frideric Handel 0:36
21 Duet (Alto/Soprano): "He shall feed His flock"
George Frideric Handel 5:55
22 Chorus: His yoke is easy
George Frideric Handel 2:54
23 Chorus: Behold the Lamb of God
George Frideric Handel 2:49
24 Aria (Alto): "He was despised"
George Frideric Handel 11:55
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chorus: "Surely, He hath borne our griefs"
George Frideric Handel 2:08
2 Chorus: "And with His stripes"
George Frideric Handel 1:58
3 Chorus: "All we like sheep have gone astray"
George Frideric Handel 3:53
4 Accompagnato (Tenore): "All they that see Him"
George Frideric Handel 0:52
5 Chorus: "He trusted in God"
George Frideric Handel 2:31
6 Accompagnato (Soprano): "Thy rebuke hath broken His heart"
George Frideric Handel 1:45
7 Arioso (Soprano): "Behold, and see"
George Frideric Handel 1:29
8 Accompagnato (Tenor): "He was cut off"
George Frideric Handel 0:31
9 Aria (Tenor): "But Thou didst not leave"
George Frideric Handel 2:45
10 Chorus: "Lift up your heads"
George Frideric Handel 2:58
11 Recitative (Tenor): "Unto which of the angels"
George Frideric Handel 0:15
12 Chorus: "Let all the angels of God"
George Frideric Handel 1:35
13 Aria (Alto): "Though art gone up on high"
George Frideric Handel 3:18
14 Chorus: "The Lord gave the word"
George Frideric Handel 1:15
15 Aria (Soprano): "Howe beautiful are the feet of them"
George Frideric Handel 2:13
16 Chorus: "Their sound is gone out"
George Frideric Handel 1:25
17 Aria (Bass): "Why do the nations"
George Frideric Handel 3:07
18 Chorus: "Let us break their bonds asunder"
George Frideric Handel 1:44
19 Recitative (Tenor): "He That dwelleth in heaven"
George Frideric Handel 0:14
20 Aria (Tenor): "Thou shalt break them"
George Frideric Handel 1:59
21 Chorus: "Hallelujah"
George Frideric Handel 3:42
22 Aria (Soprano): "I know that my Redeemer liveth"
George Frideric Handel 6:01
23 Chorus: "Since by man came death"
George Frideric Handel 1:59
24 Accompagnato (Bass): "Behold, I tell you a mystery"
George Frideric Handel 0:38
25 Aria (Bass): "The trumpet shall sound"
George Frideric Handel 9:12
26 Recitative (Alto): "Then shall be brought to pass"
George Frideric Handel 0:19
27 Duet (Alto/Tenore): "O death, where is thy sting"
George Frideric Handel 1:00
28 Chorus: "But thanks be to God"
George Frideric Handel 2:06
29 Aria (Soprano): "If God be for us"
George Frideric Handel 4:54
30 Chorus: "Worthy is the Lamb"
George Frideric Handel 6:32

Credits

CD 1

alto vocals:
Marjana Lipovšek (1982-11) (tracks 6, 8–9, 20–21, 24)
bass vocals:
Roderick Kennedy (1982-11) (tracks 5, 10–11)
choir vocals:
Stockholms kammarkör (Stockholm Chamber Choir) (1982-11) (tracks 4, 7, 9, 12, 18, 22–23)
chorus master:
Eric Ericson (1982-11) (tracks 4, 7, 9, 12, 18, 22–23)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 2, 6, 9, 11, 16–17, 21)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–8, 10, 12–15, 18–20, 22–24)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (1982-11) (tracks 1–24)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (1982-11) (tracks 1–24)
soprano vocals:
Elizabeth Gale (1982-11) (tracks 14–17, 19, 21)
tenor vocals:
Werner Hollweg (tenor) (1982-11) (tracks 2–3)
arrangements:
He Shall Feed His Flock (arr. Rizzo) (track 21)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Messiah: Sinfonia Pastoral (Stokowski orchestration) (track 13)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II (tracks 23–24)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I (tracks 1–22)
partial recording of:
recording of:

CD 2

alto vocals:
Marjana Lipovšek (1982-11) (tracks 13, 26–27)
bass vocals:
Roderick Kennedy (1982-11) (tracks 17, 24–25)
choir vocals:
Stockholms kammarkör (Stockholm Chamber Choir) (1982-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 28, 30)
chorus master:
Eric Ericson (1982-11) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 28, 30)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 7, 9, 20, 24, 26)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 1–6, 8, 10–19, 21–23, 25, 27–30)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (1982-11) (tracks 1–30)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (1982-11) (tracks 1–30)
performer:
soprano vocals:
Elizabeth Gale (1982-11) (tracks 6–7, 15, 22, 29)
tenor vocals:
Werner Hollweg (tenor) (1982-11) (tracks 4, 8–9, 11, 19–20, 27)
vocals:
phonographic copyright by:
arrangements:
is based on:
is the basis for:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, no. 39. Chorus "Their sound is gone out" (version for chorus, not tenor solo) (track 16)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
later versions:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III, no. 52. Air "If God be for us" (Alto) (version transposed for Alto) (track 29)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III (tracks 22–30)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II (tracks 1–21)
recording of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III, no. 52. Air "If God be for us" (Soprano) (original version for soprano) (1982-11) (track 29)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000000SIF [info]