Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sinfonia--Grave - Allegro moderato
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:43
2 Comfort Ye, Comfort Ye My People
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:09
3 Every Valley Shall Be Exalted
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:09
4 And the Glory of the Lord
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:11
5 Thus Saith the Lord of Hosts
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:21
6 But Who May Abide the Day of His Coming
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:24
7 And He Shall Purify the Sons of Levi
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:31
8 Behold, a Virgin Shall Conceive
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:28
9 O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion--Air (Alto)
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:38
10 O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion--Chorus
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:30
11 For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover the Earth
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:03
12 The People That Walked in Darkness
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:28
13 For Unto Us a Child Is Born
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:52
14 Pifa - Pastoral Symphony
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:52
15 There Were Shepherds Abiding in the Field
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:24
16 And the Angel Said Unto Them-And Suddenly There Was With the Angels-Glory to God in the Highest
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:41
17 Rejoice Greatly, o Daughter of Zion
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:02
18 Then Shall the Eyes of the Blind Be Opened
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:34
19 He Shall Feed His Flock
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:35
20 His Yoke Is Easy
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:32
21 Behold the Lamb of God
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:17
22 He Was Despised and Rejected of Men
Georg Friedrich Händel 9:51
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Surely He Hath Borne Our Griefs
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:00
2 And With His Stripes We Are Healed
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:37
3 All We Like Sheep Have Gone Astray
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:43
4 All They That See Him
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:43
5 He Trusted In God
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:20
6 Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:06
7 Behold, And See
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:26
8 He Was Cut Off Out Of The Land Of The Living
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:33
9 But Thou Didst Not Leave His Soul In Hell
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:43
10 Lift Up Your Heads
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:55
11 Unto Which Of The Angels Said He At Any Time
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:15
12 Let All The Angels Of God Worship Him
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:22
13 Thou Art Gone Up On High
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:55
14 The Lord Gave The Word
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:58
15 How Beautiful Are The Feet Of Them
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:50
16 Their Sound Is Gone Out Into All Lands
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:17
17 Why Do The Nations So Furiously Rage Together
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:42
18 Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:47
19 He That Dwelleth In Heaven
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:12
20 Thou Shalt Break Them With A Rod Of Iron
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:59
21 Hallelujah!
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:20
22 I Know That My Redeemer Liveth
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:46
23 Since By Man Came Death
Georg Friedrich Händel 1:56
24 Behold, I Tell You A Mystery
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:40
25 The Trumpet Shall Sound
Georg Friedrich Händel 8:42
26 The Shall Be Brought To Pass
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:15
27 O Death, Where Is Thy Sting
Georg Friedrich Händel 0:55
28 But Thanks Be To God
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:02
29 If God Is For Us
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:15
30 Worthy Is The Lamb
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:33
31 Amen
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:04

Credits

Medium 1

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 2, 6, 9–10, 12, 16, 16, 19)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–8, 11, 13–18, 20–22)
conductor:
Helmuth Rilling (tracks 1–22)
engineer:
Mike Skeet (1992-07) (track 12)
orchestra:
performer:
Scholars Baroque Ensemble (1992-07-06 – 1992-07-09) (track 12)
producer:
Murray Khouri (Clarinettist and producer) (1992-07) (track 12)
recorded at:
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1992-07-06 – 1992-07-09) (track 12)
arrangements:
He Shall Feed His Flock (arr. Rizzo) (track 19)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Messiah: Sinfonia Pastoral (Stokowski orchestration) (track 14)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II (tracks 21–22)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I (tracks 1–16, 16, 16–20)
partial recording of:
recording of:

Medium 2

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 7, 9, 20, 24, 26)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 1–6, 8, 10–19, 21–23, 25, 27–31)
conductor:
Helmuth Rilling (tracks 1–31)
orchestra:
arrangements:
The Grand Halleluiah in the Messiah (for two organists, Marsh) (track 21)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, no. 39. Chorus "Their sound is gone out" (version for chorus, not tenor solo) (track 16)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
later versions:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III, no. 52. Air "If God be for us" (Alto) (version transposed for Alto) (track 29)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III (tracks 22–31)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II (tracks 1–21)
partial recording of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys: