The Best of Handel

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  • Release Date: 4/9/1996
  • Label: Philips
  • UPC: 028945402925
  • Catalog Number: 454029
  • Sales rank: 59,910


Disc 1
  1. 1 Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - George Frideric Handel & Neville Marriner (2:58)
  2. 2 Harp Concerto in B flat major, Op.4/6 HWV 294 - George Frideric Handel & Ursula Holliger
  3. 3 Concerto Grosso in C major "Alexander's Feast" HWV 318 - George Frideric Handel & English Baroque Soloists
  4. 4 Suite for keyboard (Suite de piece) (Prelude and Chaconne), Vol.2, No.9, in G major, HWV 442 - George Frideric Handel & Estelle Kercher (13:11)
  5. 5 Fugue for keyboard in G minor, HWV 605 - George Frideric Handel & Estelle Kercher (2:10)
  6. 6 Work(s): Unspecified Allegro in D minor - George Frideric Handel & Estelle Kercher (1:47)
  7. 7 Oboe Concerto in G minor (No.3), HWV 287 (possibly spurious) - Heinz Holliger & George Frideric Handel
  8. 8 Organ Concerto in F major "Cuckoo & the Nightingale" (No.13), HWV 295 - George Frideric Handel & Daniel Chorzempa
  9. 9 Water Music Suites Nos 1 - 3 for orchestra, HWV 348 - 350 - George Frideric Handel & Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
  10. 10 Coronation Anthem No.1 for chorus & orchestra "Zadok the Priest" HWV 258 - George Frideric Handel & Neville Marriner (5:29)
  11. 11 Largo in F major, instrumental arrangement ("Ombra mai fu" from the opera Serse) - George Frideric Handel & Peter Gallion (4:58)
  12. 12 Hercules, oratorio, HWV 60: Where shall I fly! - George Frideric Handel & Janet Baker (6:36)
  13. 13 Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: Overture - George Frideric Handel & Bernard Haitink (8:47)
  14. 14 Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: Bourrée - George Frideric Handel & Bernard Haitink (1:15)
  15. 15 Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: La Pais. Largo alla Siciliana - George Frideric Handel & Bernard Haitink (2:29)
  16. 16 Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: La Réjouissance. Allegro - George Frideric Handel & Bernard Haitink (2:26)
  17. 17 Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: Menuet. Andante - George Frideric Handel & Bernard Haitink (2:40)
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