Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: Overture Georg Friedrich Händel 12:51
2 Bourrée Georg Friedrich Händel 1:41
3 La paix Georg Friedrich Händel 4:05
4 La Réjouissance Georg Friedrich Händel 3:07
5 Minuet 1 Georg Friedrich Händel 1:23
6 Minuet 2 Georg Friedrich Händel 2:54
7 Water Music Suite No.1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: I - Ouverture (Largo - Allegro) Georg Friedrich Händel 4:20
8 II - Adagio e staccato Georg Friedrich Händel 2:16
9 III Georg Friedrich Händel 2:33
10 IV - Andante Georg Friedrich Händel 2:24
11 III - (da capo) Georg Friedrich Händel 2:35
12 V Georg Friedrich Händel 3:22
13 VI - Air Georg Friedrich Händel 3:53
14 VII - Minuet Georg Friedrich Händel 3:05
15 VIII - Bourree Georg Friedrich Händel 1:57
16 IX - Hornpipe Georg Friedrich Händel 2:15
17 X Georg Friedrich Händel 2:49
18 Water Music Suite No.3 for orchestra in G major, HWV 350: XVI Georg Friedrich Händel 3:23
19 XVII - Rigaudon (Presto) Georg Friedrich Händel 1:14
20 XVIII Georg Friedrich Händel 0:52
21 XVII - (da capo) Georg Friedrich Händel 0:44
22 XIX - Menuet Georg Friedrich Händel 1:00
23 XX Georg Friedrich Händel 2:12
24 XXI Georg Friedrich Händel 0:33
25 XXII Georg Friedrich Händel 0:33
26 XXI - (da capo) Georg Friedrich Händel 0:30
27 Water Music Suite No.2 for orchestra in D major, HWV 349: XI Georg Friedrich Händel 2:20
28 XII - Alla Hornpipe Georg Friedrich Händel 3:16
29 XIII - Minuet Georg Friedrich Händel 1:16
30 XIV - Lentement Georg Friedrich Händel 1:55
31 XV - Bourree Georg Friedrich Händel 1:11
32 XIII - (da capo) Georg Friedrich Händel 1:17
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The King shall Rejoice, coronation anthem No. 2 for chorus & orchestra, HWV260 Georg Friedrich Händel 3:06
2 Exceeding glad shall he be Georg Friedrich Händel 3:26
3 Glory and great worship Georg Friedrich Händel 0:31
4 Thou hast prevented him Georg Friedrich Händel 2:36
5 Alleluja! Georg Friedrich Händel 3:12
6 Zadok the Priest HWV 258 Georg Friedrich Händel 6:11
7 Let thy hand be strengthened, coronation anthem No. 4 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 259 Georg Friedrich Händel 3:24
8 Let justice and judgement Georg Friedrich Händel 2:35
9 Alleluja! Georg Friedrich Händel 2:19
10 My heart in inditing, coronation anthem No. 3 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 261 Georg Friedrich Händel 3:05
11 King's daughters Georg Friedrich Händel 2:53
12 Upon thy right hand Georg Friedrich Händel 3:07
13 Kings shall be thy nursing fathers Georg Friedrich Händel 3:13
14 I. Dixit Dominus, hymn for soloists, chorus & orchestra in G minor, HWV 232 Georg Friedrich Händel 7:06
15 II. Virgam virtutis Georg Friedrich Händel 3:12
16 III. Tecum principium Georg Friedrich Händel 3:21
17 IV. Juravit Dominus Georg Friedrich Händel 3:12
18 V. Secundum ordinem Melchisedech Georg Friedrich Händel 1:52
19 VI. Dominus a dextris tuis Georg Friedrich Händel 7:30
20 VII. De torrento in via Georg Friedrich Händel 3:32
21 VIII. Gloria Georg Friedrich Händel 7:08

Credits

CD 1

oboe:
Jiří Kaniak (tracks 7–32)
trumpet:
Vladislav Kozderka (tracks 7–32)
Stanislav Sejpal, Jr. (tracks 7–32)
continuum:
Stanislav Bogunia (pianist and conductor) (tracks 7–32)
recorder:
Karel Klement (tracks 7–32)
Miloslav Klement (tracks 7–32)
horn:
Rudolf Beránek (tracks 7–32)
Zdeněk Tylšar (tracks 7–32)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (tracks 7–11, 11–19, 19–20, 20–21, 21–22, 22–23, 23–24, 24–25, 25–26, 26–32, 32)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1749) (tracks 1–5, 5–6, 6)
conductor:
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (tracks 1–32)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 1–6)
Prague Chamber Orchestra (tracks 7–32)
arrangements:
Hornpipe from Water Music (for piano, Grainger) (track 28)
medley of:
part of:
Water Music Suite no. 3 in G major, HWV 350 (tracks 18–19, 19–20, 20–21, 21–22, 22–23, 23–24, 24–25, 25–26, 26)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Water Music, Suite no. 1 in F major, HWV 348: IX. [Allegro moderato] (no tempo marking, sometimes marked Andante) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

choir vocals:
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge (tracks 1–14, 17–21)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 1–3, 3–4, 4–5, 7–20, 20–21, 21)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 14)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1727) (track 6)
Antonio Vivaldi (1732) (track 19)
conductor:
Philip Ledger (tracks 1–13)
Sir David Willcocks (tracks 14–21)
orchestra:
English Chamber Orchestra (tracks 1–21)
premiered at:
Westminster Abbey in London, England, United Kingdom (1727-10-11) (track 6)
part of:
Händel-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: HWV 258) (track 6)
arrangements:
The Four Coronation Anthems: “Zadok The Priest”, HWV 258 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
part of:
Dixit Dominus, RV 807 (movement) (track 19)
Dixit Dominus in G minor, HWV 232 (tracks 14–20, 20–21, 21)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:

Release

ASIN:US: B001O8C5MI [info]