Handel: Messiah

Handel: Messiah

by Robert Shaw

CD

Product Details

Release Date: 10/12/2004
Label: Rca
UPC: 0828766231724
catalogNumber: 62317

Tracks

  1. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56

    1. Part 1. No. 1. Sinfonia (Overture)  (03:58)
    2. Part 2. No. 24. Chorus. Surely He hath borne our griefs  (02:22)
    3. Part 1. No. 2. Recitative. Comfort ye my people  (03:30)
    4. Part 2. No. 25. Chorus. And with His stripes we are healed  (01:47)
    5. Part 1. No. 3. Air. Every valley shall be exalted  (03:40)
    6. Part 2. No. 26. Chorus. All we like sheep have gone astray  (04:20)
    7. Part 1. No. 4. Chorus. And the glory of the Lord  (02:50)
    8. Part 2. No. 27. Recitative. All they that see Him laugh Him to scorn  (00:47)
    9. Part 1. No. 5. Recitative. Thus saith the Lord  (01:39)
    10. Part 2. No. 28. Chorus. He trusted in God  (01:58)
    11. Part 1. No. 6. Air. But who may abide the day of His coming?  (04:50)
    12. Part 2. No. 29. Recitative. Thy rebuke hath broken His heart  (02:18)
    13. Part 1. No. 7. Chorus. And He shall purify  (02:27)
    14. Part 2. No. 30. Air. Behold, and see if there be any sorrow  (02:05)
    15. Part 1. No. 8. Recitative. Behold, a virgin shall conceive  (00:28)
    16. Part 2. No. 31. Recitative. He was cut off out of the land of the living  (00:28)
    17. Part 1. No. 9. Air and Chorus. O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion  (05:39)
    18. Part 2. No. 32. Air. But Thou didst not leave His soul in hell  (02:40)
    19. Part 1. No. 10. Recitative. For behold, darkness shall cover the earth  (02:29)
    20. Part 2. No. 33. Chorus. Lift up your heads, O ye gates  (02:49)
    21. Part 1. No. 11. Air. The people that walked in darkness  (04:56)
    22. Part 2. No. 34. Recitative. Unto which of the angels said He at any time  (00:23)
    23. Part 1. No. 12. Chorus. For unto us a child is born  (03:53)
    24. Part 2. No. 35. Chorus. Let all the angels of God worship Him  (01:23)
    25. Part 1. No. 13. Pifa (Pastoral Symphony)  (01:03)
    26. Part 2. No. 36. Air. Thou art gone up on high  (03:15)
    27. Part 1. No. 14a. Recitative. There were shepherds abiding in the field / No. 14b. And lo, the angel  (00:38)
    28. Part 2. No. 37. Chorus. The Lord gave the word  (01:06)
    29. Part 1. No. 15. Recitative. And the angel said unto them  (00:49)
    30. Part 2. No. 38. Air. How beautiful are the feet  (02:38)
    31. Part 1. No. 16. Recitative. And suddenly there was with the angel  (00:18)
    32. Part 2. No. 39. Chorus. Their sound is gone out  (01:24)
    33. Part 1. No. 17. Chorus. Glory to God  (01:50)
    34. Part 2. No. 40. Air. Why do the nations so furiously rage together?  (01:29)
    35. Part 1. No. 18. Air. Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion  (04:36)
    36. Part 2. No. 41. Chorus. Let us break their bonds asunder  (01:51)
    37. Part 1. No. 19. Recitative. Then shall the eyes of the blind  (00:28)
    38. Part 2. No. 42. Recitative. He that dwelleth in Heaven  (00:18)
    39. Part 1. No. 20. Air. He shall feed his flock / Air. Come unto Him  (05:26)
    40. Part 2. No. 43. Air. Thou shalt break them  (02:12)
    41. Part 1. No. 21. Chorus. His yoke is easy, and His burthen is light  (02:16)
    42. Part 2. No. 44. Chorus. Hallelujah  (03:26)
    43. Part 2. No. 22. Chorus. Behold the Lamb of God  (03:57)
    44. Part 3. No. 45. Air. I know that my Redeemer liveth  (06:49)
    45. Part 2. No. 23. Air. He was despised  (12:21)
    46. Part 3. No. 46. Chorus. Since by man came death  (02:05)
    47. Part 3. No. 47. Recitative. Behold, I tell you a mystery  (00:38)
    48. Part 3. No. 48. Air. The trumpet shall sound  (08:53)
    49. Part 3. No. 49. Recitative. Then shall be brought to pass  (00:19)
    50. Part 3. No. 50. Duet. O death, where is thy sting?  (01:06)
    51. Part 3. No. 51. Chorus. But thanks be to God  (02:16)
    52. Part 3. No. 52. Air. If God be for us  (05:22)
    53. Part 3. No. 53. Chorus. Worthy is the Lamb that was slain  (06:03)

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