Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Messiah: Part I: 1. Sinfony George Frideric Handel 3:10
2 Messiah: Part I: 2. Comfort Ye George Frideric Handel 2:50
3 Messiah: Part I: 3. Ev'ry Valley George Frideric Handel 3:06
4 Messiah: Part I: 4. And the Glory George Frideric Handel 2:48
5 Messiah: Part I: 5. Thus Saith the Lord George Frideric Handel 1:25
6 Messiah: Part I: 6. But Who May Abide George Frideric Handel 4:21
7 Messiah: Part I: 7. And He Shall Purify George Frideric Handel 2:18
8 Messiah: Part I: 8. Behold, a Virgin George Frideric Handel 0:26
9 Messiah: Part I: 9. O Thou That Tellest George Frideric Handel 5:24
10 Messiah: Part I: 10. For Behold, Darkness George Frideric Handel 2:00
11 Messiah: Part I: 11. The People That Walked George Frideric Handel 3:39
12 Messiah: Part I: 12. For Unto Us George Frideric Handel 3:54
13 Messiah: Part I: 13. Pastoral Symphony George Frideric Handel 0:56
14 Messiah: Part I: 14a. There Were Shepherds George Frideric Handel 0:12
15 Messiah: Part I: 14b. And Lo, the Angel of the Lord George Frideric Handel 0:19
16 Messiah: Part I: 15. And the Angel Said Unto Them George Frideric Handel 0:30
17 Messiah: Part I: 16. And Suddenly George Frideric Handel 0:18
18 Messiah: Part I: 17. Glory to God George Frideric Handel 1:57
19 Messiah: Part I: 18. Rejoice Greatly George Frideric Handel 4:16
20 Messiah: Part I: 19. Then Shall the Eyes George Frideric Handel 0:26
21 Messiah: Part I: 20. And He Shall Feed His Flock George Frideric Handel 5:09
22 Messiah: Part I: 21. His Yoke Is Easy George Frideric Handel 2:15
23 Messiah: Part II: 22. Behold the Lamb of God George Frideric Handel 3:31
24 Messiah: Part II: 23. He Was Despised George Frideric Handel 12:21
25 Messiah: Part II: 24. Surely, He hath borne George Frideric Handel 2:02
26 Messiah: Part II: 25. And with His stripes George Frideric Handel 2:06
27 Messiah: Part II: 26. All We Like Sheep George Frideric Handel 3:48
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Messiah: Part II: 27. All They That See Him George Frideric Handel 0:47
2 Messiah: Part II: 28. He Trusted in God George Frideric Handel 2:05
3 Messiah: Part II: 29. Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart George Frideric Handel 1:31
4 Messiah: Part II: 30. Behold, and See George Frideric Handel 1:17
5 Messiah: Part II: 31. He Was Cut Off George Frideric Handel 0:13
6 Messiah: Part II: 32. But Thou Didst Not Leave George Frideric Handel 2:05
7 Messiah: Part II: 33. Lift Up Your Heads George Frideric Handel 3:06
8 Messiah: Part II: 34. Unto Which of the Angels George Frideric Handel 0:12
9 Messiah: Part II: 35. Let All the Angels George Frideric Handel 1:32
10 Messiah: Part II: 36. Thou Art Gone Up on High George Frideric Handel 3:06
11 Messiah: Part II: 37. The Lord Gave the Word George Frideric Handel 1:09
12 Messiah: Part II: 38. How Beautiful Are the Feet George Frideric Handel 2:19
13 Messiah: Part II: 39. Their Sound Is Gone Out George Frideric Handel 1:30
14 Messiah: Part II: 40. Why Do the Nations George Frideric Handel 2:44
15 Messiah: Part II: 41. Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder George Frideric Handel 1:42
16 Messiah: Part II: 42. He That Dwelleth in Heaven George Frideric Handel 0:10
17 Messiah: Part II: 43. Thou Shalt Break Them George Frideric Handel 2:01
18 Messiah: Part II: 44. Hallelujah George Frideric Handel 3:55
19 Messiah: Part III: 45. I Know That My Redeemer Liveth George Frideric Handel 5:56
20 Messiah: Part III: 46. Since by Man Came Death George Frideric Handel 2:19
21 Messiah: Part III: 47. Behold, I Tell You a Mystery George Frideric Handel 0:39
22 Messiah: Part III: 48. The Trumpet Shall Sound George Frideric Handel 8:59
23 Messiah: Part III: 49. Then Shall Be Brought to Pass George Frideric Handel 0:15
24 Messiah: Part III: 50. O Death, Where Is Thy Sting? George Frideric Handel 1:04
25 Messiah: Part III: 51. But Thanks Be to God George Frideric Handel 2:14
26 Messiah: Part III: 52. If God Be for Us George Frideric Handel 4:49
27 Messiah: Part III: 53. Worthy Is the Lamb George Frideric Handel 7:44

Credits

CD 1

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 2, 6, 9, 11, 16–17, 21)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–8, 10, 12–15, 18–20, 22–27)
conductor:
Richard Hickox (conductor) (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (tracks 1–27)
orchestra:
Collegium Musicum 90 (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (tracks 1–27)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (tracks 1–27)
arrangements:
For Unto Us a Child Is Born (for harp and pianoforte, Bochsa) (track 12)
He Shall Feed His Flock (arr. Rizzo) (track 21)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, no. 12. Chorus “For Unto us a Child is Born” (for 3 performers in one piano, Czerny) (track 12)
later versions:
Messiah: Sinfonia Pastoral (Stokowski orchestration) (track 13)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II (tracks 23–27)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I (tracks 1–22)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, no. 1. Symphony (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (track 1)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, no. 13. Pastoral Symphony (Pifa) (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (track 13)

CD 2

composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 4, 6, 17, 21, 23)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 1–3, 5, 7–16, 18–20, 22, 24–27)
conductor:
Richard Hickox (conductor) (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (tracks 1–27)
orchestra:
Collegium Musicum 90 (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (tracks 1–27)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (tracks 1–27)
arrangements:
The Grand Halleluiah in the Messiah (for two organists, Marsh) (track 18)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Handel’s Torch (track 18)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, no. 39. Chorus “Their sound is gone out” (version for chorus, not tenor solo) (track 13)
later parody versions:
later versions:
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III (tracks 19–27)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II (tracks 1–18)
parts:
recording of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, no. 44. Chorus: “Hallelujah” (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (track 18)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III, no. 52. Air “If God be for us” (Soprano) (original version for soprano) (1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17) (track 26)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN:UK: B000000A4Q [info]