Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
A1 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, I. Overture
Georg Friedrich Händel 6:30
A2 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, II. Recitative (tenor): "'Twas at the royal feast"
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:02
A3 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, III. Aria: "Happy, happy pair"
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:42
A4 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, IV. Chorus: "Happy, happy pair"
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:46
A5 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, V. Recitative: "Timotheus plac'd on high"
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:26
A6 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, VI. Recitative: "The song began from Jove"
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:02
A7 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, VII. Chorus: "The list'ning crowd"
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:10
A8 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, VIII. Aria (soprano): "With ravish'd ears"
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:29
B1 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, IX. Recitative: "The praise of Bacchus"
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:33
B2 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, X. Aria and chorus: "Bacchus ever fair and young"
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:24
B3 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XI. Recitative: "Sooth'd with the sound"
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:44
B4 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XII. Recitative: "He chose a mournful muse"
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:14
B5 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XIII. Aria (soprano): "He sung Darius, great and good"
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:03
B6 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XIV. Recitative: "With downcast looks"
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:01
B7 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XV. Chorus: "Behold Darius great and good"
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:47
B8 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XVI. Recitative: "The mighty master smil'd"
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:34
B9 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XVII. Arioso: "Softly sweet in Lydian measures"
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:00
B10 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XVIII. Aria: "War, he sung, is toil and trouble"
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:58
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
A1 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XIX. Chorus: "The many rend the skies with loud applause"
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:56
A2 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XX. Aria: "The prince, unable to conceal his pain"
Georg Friedrich Händel 6:36
A3 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part I, XXI. Chorus: "The many rend the skies with loud applause"
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:04
A4 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, I. Recitative and chorus: "Now strike the golden lyre again"
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:55
A5 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, II. Chorus: "Break his bands of sleep asunder"
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:19
A6 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, III. Recitative: "Hark, hark! The horrid sound"
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:24
A7 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, IV. Aria (bass): "Revenge, Timotheus cries"
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:01
A8 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, V. Aria: "Behold the ghastly band"
Georg Friedrich Händel 6:02
B1 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, VI. Recitative: "Give vengeance the due"
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:44
B2 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, VII. Air and Chorus: "The princes applaud with a furious joy"
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:04
B3 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, VIII. Air and chorus: "Thais led the way"
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:22
B4 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, IX. Recitative: "Thus long ago"
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:48
B5 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, X. Chorus: "At last divine Cecilia came"
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:00
B6 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, XI. Recitative: "Let old Timotheus yield the prize"
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:19
B7 Oratorio "Alexander's Feast", HWV 75: Part II, XII. Chorus: "Let old Timotheus yield the prize"
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:18

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

bass vocals:
Stephen Roberts (UK bass-baritone) (track B2)
choir vocals:
Bachkören (tracks A4, A7, B2, B7)
chorus master:
Anders Öhrwall (tracks A4, A7, B2, B7)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks A1–B6)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (tracks A1–B10)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (tracks A1–B10)
soprano vocals:
Felicity Palmer (mezzo-soprano) (tracks A6, A8, B4–B6, B9–B10)
tenor vocals:
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tracks A2–A3, A5, B1, B3, B8)
arrangements:
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recording of:

12" Vinyl 2

bass vocals:
Stephen Roberts (UK bass-baritone) (tracks A7–A8, B5)
choir vocals:
Bachkören (tracks A1, A3–A5, B2–B3, B5, B7)
chorus master:
Anders Öhrwall (tracks A1, A3–A5, B2–B3, B5, B7)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks A1–B7)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (tracks A1–B7)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (tracks A1–B7)
soprano vocals:
Felicity Palmer (mezzo-soprano) (tracks A2, B3, B5)
tenor vocals:
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tracks A4, A6, B1–B2, B4–B6)
part of:
recording of: