Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:04
2 Water Music Suite no. 1 in F major: Allegro
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:34
3 Water Music Suite no. 1 in F major: Air
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:14
4 Water Music Suite no. 1, in F major: Bourree
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:06
5 Water Music Suite no. 1 in F major: Hornpipe
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:21
6 Water Music Suite no. 2 in D major: Alla hornpipe
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:14
7 Jeptha: Sinfonia
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:50
8 Concerto Grosso no. 1 in D major: Allegro
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:47
9 Music for the Royal Fireworks: Overture
Georg Friedrich Händel 7:28
10 Music for the Royal Fireworks: Bourree
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:03
11 Music for the Royal Fireworks: La Paix
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:16
12 Music for the Royal Fireworks: La Rejouissance
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:10
13 Oboe Concerto no. 1 in B-flat: Adagio
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:21
14 Oboe Concerto no. 1 in B-flat: Allegro
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:04
15 Oboe Concerto no. 1 in B-flat: Largo
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:19
16 Oboe Concerto no. 1 in B-flat: Vivace
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:41
17 Concerto Grosso no. 6 in G minor: Musette (Larghetto)
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:43
18 Hornpipe in D
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:39
19 Alcina Overture: Menuet
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:33
20 Concerto Grosso in C major "Alexander’s Feast"
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:35
21 Harp Concerto in B-flat: Andante allegro
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:58
22 Concerto no. 1 in B-flat: Allegro ma non troppo
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:27
23 Pastoral Symphony (Messiah)
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:16
24 Concerto no. 2 in F major: A tempo giusto
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:41
25 "Hallelujah" Chorus (Messiah)
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:47

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1979) (tracks 3–6)
London, England, United Kingdom (1983-06) (tracks 9–12)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 13–16)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (tracks 3–6)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1748) (track 1)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1749) (tracks 9–12)
conductor:
Iona Brown (violinist and director of the Academy of St Martin in the Fields) (track 18)
Marcel Couraud (track 21)
Sir Colin Davis (tracks 23, 25)
Sir John Eliot Gardiner (tracks 7, 24)
Raymond Leppard (tracks 13–16, 19–20, 22)
Sir Neville Marriner (1971-08) (track 1)
Sir Neville Marriner (1979-01) (tracks 3–6)
Sir John Eliot Gardiner (1983-06) (tracks 9–12)
orchestra:
English Baroque Soloists (tracks 7, 24)
English Chamber Orchestra (tracks 13–16, 19–20, 22)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (1979-01) (tracks 3–6)
English Baroque Soloists (1983-06) (tracks 9–12)
performer:
I Musici (tracks 8, 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Philips Classics Productions (not for release label use!—classical music division of Polygram, reorganized as Philips Music Group in 1997) (1980) (tracks 3–6)
publisher:
recorded at:
Brent Town Hall (Wembley Town Hall) in Brent, London, England, United Kingdom (1971-08) (track 1)
arrangements:
part of:
recording of:
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Release

ASIN: US: B0000041FE [info]