CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Messiah: Overture
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:09
2 Messiah: Comfort Ye My People / Every Valley Shall Be Exalted
Georg Friedrich Händel 7:09
3 Messiah: And the Glory of God
Georg Friedrich Händel 3:30
4 Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is Born
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:19
5 Messiah: There Were Shepherds Abiding in the Fields / And Lo! The Angel of the Lord / And the Angel Said Unto Them
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:01
6 Messiah: He Was Despised and Rejected
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:32
7 Messiah: Hallelujah
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:30
8 Messiah: I Know That My Redeemer Liveth
Georg Friedrich Händel 7:24
9 Messiah: Behold I Tell You a Mystery / The Trumpet Shall Sound
Georg Friedrich Händel 5:07
10 Messiah: Worthy Is the Lamb That Was Slain / Amen
Georg Friedrich Händel 7:30


CD 1

choir vocals:
Scottish Philharmonic Singers (tracks 3–4, 7, 10)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 2, 5, 9)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 1–8, 10)
George Malcolm (English harpsichordist, conductor) (tracks 1–10)
Scottish Chamber Orchestra (tracks 1–10)
solo trumpet:
Peter Franks (trumpeter) (track 8)
solo alto vocals:
Linda Finnie (track 6)
solo bass-baritone vocals:
Henry Herford (track 8)
solo soprano vocals:
Felicity Lott (track 5)
solo tenor vocals:
Glenn Winslade (track 2)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
later versions:
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III (tracks 8–10)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I (tracks 1–2, 2–5, 5)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II (tracks 6–7)
recording of:
referred to in medleys: