Handel: Excerpts from Messiah & Judas Maccabaeus

Handel: Excerpts from Messiah & Judas Maccabaeus

by Adrian Boult
     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
11/16/2010
Label:
Newton Classics
UPC:
8718247710324
catalogNumber:
8802032
Rank:
160296

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56

    • George Frideric Handel
    • Joan Sutherland
    • Grace Bumbry
    • Ralph Downes
    • London Symphony Chorus
    • London Symphony Orchestra
    • George Malcolm
    • Kenneth McKellar
    • David Ward
    1. Part the first: Grave - Allegro moderato  (05:10)
    2. Part the second: Behold the Lamb of God  (03:41)
    3. Part the third: I know that my Redeemer liveth  (07:10)
    4. Part the first: Comfort ye my people  (03:37)
    5. Part the second: He was despised  (12:23)
    6. Part the third: Since by man came death  (02:20)
    7. Part the first: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted  (03:34)
    8. Part the second: Surely, He hath borne our griefs  (02:29)
    9. Part the third: Behold, I tell you a mystery, The trumpet shall sound  (09:10)
    10. Part the first: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed  (03:12)
    11. Part the second: And with His stripes we are healed  (02:34)
    12. Part the third: Then shall be brought to pass the saying, O death, where is thy sting, But thanks b  (04:30)
    13. Part the first: Thus saith the Lord of Hosts  (02:02)
    14. Part the second: All we like sheep have gone astray  (04:24)
    15. Part the third: If God be for us  (04:51)
    16. Part the first: But who may abide the day of His coming  (05:01)
    17. Part the second: All they that see Him, laugh Him to scorn, He trusted in God  (03:14)
    18. Part the third: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain, Amen  (09:29)
    19. Part the first: And He shall purify  (02:45)
    20. Part the second: Thy rebuke hath broken His heart  (02:24)
    21. Part the first: Behold, a virgin shall conceive, O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion, O thou t  (07:22)
    22. Part the second: Behold, and see if there be any sorrow  (01:47)
    23. Part the first: For behold, darkness shall cover the earth  (02:31)
    24. Part the second: He was cut off out of the land of the living, But Thou didst not leave His soul in  (02:58)
    25. Part the first: The people that walked in darkness  (04:48)
    26. Part the second: Lift up your heads, O ye gates  (03:30)
    27. Part the first: For unto us a Child is born  (04:30)
    28. Part the second: Unto which of the angels, Let all the angels of God worship Him  (02:08)
    29. Part the first: Larghetto e mezzo piano  (03:39)
    30. Part the second: Thou art gone up on high  (03:03)
    31. Part the first: There were shepherds, And lo, the angels of the Lord, And the angel said unto them,  (02:04)
    32. Part the second: The Lord gave the word  (01:47)
    33. Part the first: Glory to God in the highest  (02:10)
    34. Part the second: How beautiful are the feet  (02:39)
    35. Part the first: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion  (04:40)
    36. Part the second: Their sound is gone out into all lands  (01:43)
    37. Part the first: Then shall the eyes of the blind be open'd, He shall feed His flock like a shepherd  (06:46)
    38. Part the second: Why do the nations so furiously rage together  (02:53)
    39. Part the first: His yoke is easy, his burthen is light  (02:37)
    40. Part the second: Let us break their bonds asunder  (01:49)
    41. Part the second: he that dwelleth in heaven, Thou shalt break them  (02:26)
    42. Part the second: Hallelujah!  (04:41)

Disc 3

  1. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Hide thou hated beams... Waft her, angels

    • George Frideric Handel
    • Kenneth McKellar
    • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Copenhagen
    1. Hide thou hated beams... Waft her, angels  (08:38)
  2. Judas Maccabaeus, oratorio, HWV 63: Thanks to my brethren... How vain is man

    • George Frideric Handel
    • Kenneth McKellar
    • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Copenhagen
    1. Thanks to my brethren... How vain is man  (07:22)
  3. Judas Maccabaeus, oratorio, HWV 63: My arms... Sound an alarm

    • George Frideric Handel
    • Kenneth McKellar
    • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Copenhagen
    1. My arms... Sound an alarm  (04:02)
  4. Samson, oratorio, HWV 57: With plaintive notes

    • George Frideric Handel
    • Joan Sutherland
    • Richard Bonynge
    • New Symphony Orchestra of London
    1. With plaintive notes  (05:13)
  5. Samson, oratorio, HWV 57: Let the bright seraphim

    • George Frideric Handel
    • Joan Sutherland
    • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
    • Royal Opera House Chorus Covent Garden
    • Harry Dilley
    • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Copenhagen
    1. Let the bright seraphim  (05:54)

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