Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Water Music Suite No. 2 in D major HWV 349 - Alla Hornpipe
4:09
2 Water Music Suite No. 1 in F major HWV 348 - Air
3:40
3 Solomon HWV 67 - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
3:25
4 Solomon HWV 67 - Fugue
2:22
5 Solomon HWV 67 - Air
2:08
6 Serse HWV 40 - Largo
3 3:07
7 Music for the Royal Fireworks HWV 351 - Ouverture
7:34
8 Music for the Royal Fireworks HWV 351 - La Rejouissance
1:52
9 Music for the Royal Fireworks HWV 351 - Menuet
2:02
10 Berenice HWV 38 - Andante larghetto
4:00
11 Harpsichord Suite No. 5 HWV 430 - Aria and Variations 'The Harmonious Blacksmith'
4:04
12 Coronation Anthem No. 1 'Zadok the Priest' HWV 258
5:42
13 Organ Concerto in F major, Op. 4 No. 5 HWV 293 - Alla Siciliano - Presto
4:14
14 Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, Op. 3 No. 2 HWV 313 - I. Vivace
1:50
15 Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, Op. 3 No. 2 HWV 313 - II. Largo
2:27
16 Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, Op. 3 No. 2 HWV 313 - III. Allegro
2:14
17 Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, Op. 3 No. 2 HWV 313 - IV. Menuet
1:49
18 Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, Op. 3 No. 2 HWV 313 - V. Gavotte
3:11
19 Messiah HWV 56 - IV. And the Glory of the Lord
3:12
20 Messiah HWV 56 - XII. For unto us a Child is Born
4:09
21 Messiah HWV 56 - XLIV. Hallelujah
3 3:49

Credits

CD 1

organ:
Gabor Lehotka (track 13)
piano:
Jenő Jandó (track 11)
choir vocals:
RIAS Chamber Chorus (tracks 19–21)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 6, 11)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1715 – 1718) (tracks 14–18)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (tracks 1–2)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1727) (track 12)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1735) (tracks 13, 13, 13, 13)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 19–21)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1748) (track 3)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1749) (tracks 7–9)
conductor:
Karoly Botvay (Classical cellist and conductor) (track 13)
Béla Bánfalvi (violinist, concert master of Budapest strings) (tracks 6–8)
Marcus Creed (tracks 19–21)
Frigyes Sándor (tracks 1–2)
Max Pommer (tracks 14–18)
Sir John Pritchard (track 12)
Kenneth Sillito (tracks 3–5, 10)
orchestra:
Budapest Strings (Budapest String Orchestra) (tracks 6–9, 13)
RIAS Berlin Sinfonietta (tracks 19–21)
publisher:
premiered at:
Westminster Abbey in London, England, United Kingdom (1727-10-11) (track 12)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 258) (track 12)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Grobschmied-Variationen, HWV 430 (for oboe, bassoon and harpsichord, Tarkmann) (track 11)
Organ Concerto in F major, op. 4 no. 5, HWV 293: III. Alla Siciliana (catch all for arrangements) (tracks 13, 13)
The Four Coronation Anthems: "Zadok The Priest", HWV 258 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
later versions:
Organ Concerto in F major, op. 4 no. 5, HWV 293: IV. Presto (catch all for arrangements) (tracks 13, 13)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I (tracks 19–20)
parts:
recording of:
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso "Ombra mai fù" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B006OA4LM8 [info]

Release Group

part of: The Classic Composers