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composer:George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741)
later versions:Der Messias: 8. Chor: Denn es ist uns ein Kind geboren
part of:Messiah, HWV 56: Part I

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1959-06-15 – 1959-06-19Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is bornHuddersfield Choral Society, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent4:44
1959Messiah: Chorus: For unto us a child is bornRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham4:52
1964-06Der Messias: 12. Chor: Denn es ist uns ein Kind geborenMünchener Bach‐Chor, Hedwig Bilgram, Elmar Schloter, Münchener Bach‐Orchester, Karl Richter4:22
1966-06-29 – 1966-08-09For Unto us a child is born (Messiah)George Frideric Handel4:21
1966-06Messiah: Part I, No. 12 Chorus "For unto us a Child is born"London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis3:56
1970-07Messiah: Chorus: For Unto Us a Child is BornAmor Artis Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, Johannes Somary4:14
1972-11Messiah: Part 1: Chorus: For unto us a Child is bornLondon Philharmonic Orchestra, Karl Richter4:10
1976-07Messiah, Part 1: No. 12. Chorus. "For unto us a child is born"Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner3:35
1979Chorus / For Unto Us a Child is BornLondon Philharmonic Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, John Alldis4:33
1982-02-13 – 1982-02-14For unto us a Child is born / ChorusStockholm Bach Choir, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Anders Öhrwall4:37
1982-11Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, XI. Chorus "For unto us a child is born"Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, Sir John Eliot Gardiner4:02
1982-11Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: XII: Chorus "For unto us a Child is born"Concentus Musicus Wien, Nikolaus Harnoncourt5:08
1983-12-18 – 1983-12-20Messiah: 12. For Unto Us a Child Is BornAtlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Chorus, Robert Shaw3:46
1984-05-24 – 1984-07-19Der Messias: No. 11 ChorSüdfunk-Chor Stuttgart, Radio‐Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart des SWR, Sir Neville Marriner3:37
1986-12-22 – 1986-12-23Messiah: Part I. Chorus "For unto us a child Is born"Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis3:57
1986-12Messiah: Part I. XII. Chorus "For unto us a child is born"The Sixteen, The Symphony of Harmony and Invention, Harry Christophers4:11
1988-04Messiah: Part I: For Unto Us a Child Is BornTaverner Choir & Players, Andrew Parrott4:10
1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17Messiah: Part I: 12. For Unto UsCollegium Musicum 90, Richard Hickox3:51
1992-07-06 – 1992-07-09The Messiah, Part 1 (Nos. 1-22): Chorus, For unto us a child is bornScholars Baroque Ensemble4:05
1993Messiah: For unto us a child is bornThe Brandenburg Consort, Stephen Cleobury4:07
1994Messiah, HWV 56: For Unto Us A Child Is BornSt. Petersburg Conservatory Chamber Orchestra, Alexander Titov4:43
1994Messiah: Part I. Chorus "For unto us a Child is born"The Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, The Brandenburg Consort, Stephen Cleobury4:05
1996-12Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, Scene III. Chorus "For unto us a Child is born"Gabrieli Consort, Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh3:36
1997-09-18 – 1997-09-20Messiah: Chorus: For unto usHuddersfield Choral Society, BBC Philharmonic, Harry Christophers4:00
1999Messiah: Part 1. Chorus: For unto us a Child is bornAkademisk kor, Akademisk Orkester, Morten Topp3:54
2004-12-17 – 2004-12-21Chorus: For unto us a Child is bornliveArnold Schönberg Chor, Concentus Musicus Wien, Nikolaus Harnoncourt4:53
2004-12-22 – 2004-12-23Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornliveWinchester College Chapel Choir, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, William Lacey4:07
2006-01Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, no. 12. Chorus "For unto us a child is born"Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, Freiburger Barockorchester, René Jacobs3:58
2006-05-01 – 2006-05-04Messiah: Chorus: For unto us a Child is bornDunedin Consort, John Butt3:48
2006-12-10 – 2006-12-12Messiah: Part I. XII. Chorus "For unto us a child is born"liveLondon Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis4:07
2008-12-22 – 2008-12-23Messiah: Part 1: Chorus: For unto us a child is bornPolyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton3:47
“For Unto Us a Child Is Born” - Chorus from MessiahRIAS Chamber Choir4:08
Chorus: For Unto Us a Child Is BornGeorg Friedrich Händel5:26
Denn es ist uns ein Kind geborenMünchener Bach‐Chor, Münchener Bach‐Orchester, Karl Richter4:24
Der Messias: Nr. 12 - Denn es ist uns ein Kind geborenGeorg Friedrich Händel4:13
For Unto UsThe English Arts Chorale4:21
For Unto us (from The Messiah)Chamber Choir, London Musici, Mark Stephenson3:57
For unto us a Child is bornAmerican Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas3:44
For Unto Us a Child is BornRoyal Philharmonic Chorus, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Don Jackson4:22
For Unto Us a Child is BornGeorg Friedrich Händel3:41
For Unto Us a Child is BornGeorg Friedrich Händel3:56
For Unto Us a Child Is BornBrian Kay, Huddersfield Choral Society, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras4:00
For Unto Us a Child Is BornChicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti4:23
For Unto Us a Child Is Born (mono)Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Richard P. Condie, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Alexander Schreiner, Frank W. Asper?:??
For Unto Us a Child Is BornOregon Bach Festival Orchestra, Helmuth Rilling3:52
For Unto Us a Child Is BornCathedral Choir3:39
For Unto Us a Child Is BornThe Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia, John Rutter4:13
For Unto Us a Child Is BornLiverpool Philharmonic Orchestra4:41
For Unto Us a Child Is BornChoir of King’s College, Cambridge, Sir David Willcocks4:20
For Unto Us a Child Is BornMormon Tabernacle Choir4:25
For Unto Us a Child Is BornThe Roches3:55
For Unto Us a Child Is BornFirst Baptist Church Choir (Norfolk, Virginia) and Young Messiah Orchestra4:26
For Unto Us a Child Is BornBulgarian Chapel Choir, Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Alipi Naidenov4:56
For Unto Us a Child Is BornGeorg Friedrich Händel4:20
For Unto Us a Child Is BorncoverGlockenbass2:55
For Unto Us a Child Is BornChristoph Eschenbach4:29
For Unto Us a Child Is BornSaint Paul Chamber Orchestra3:55
For Unto Us a Child Is Born (stereo)coverMormon Tabernacle Choir, Richard P. Condie, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Alexander Schreiner, Frank W. Asper4:16
For Unto Us A Child Is BornApollo’s Fire, Jeannette Sorrell4:08
For Unto Us a Child Is Born (From "Messiah, HWV 56")The Cathedral Singers, Richard Proulx4:58
Messiah - For Unto Us, chorusGeorg Friedrich Händel4:03
Messiah HWV 56: Part I: No. 12: Chorus For unto us a child is bornLe Concert Spirituel, Hervé Niquet3:54
Messiah No. 11: For Unto Us a Child Is BornMargaret Hillis, Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti4:23
Messiah, Chorus “For Unto Us a Child Is Born”Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, The Brandenburg Consort, Stephen Cleobury4:08
Messiah, HWV 56 Pt. 1: For Unto Us a Child Is BornThe Ambrosian Singers, English Chamber Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:48
Messiah, HWV 56, Part 1: "For unto us a child is born" (Chorus)Emmanuelle Haïm, Le Concert d'Astrée3:54
Messiah, HWV 56, Part 1: For unto us a Child is born (1751 version)Choir of New College Oxford, Academy of Ancient Music, Edward Higginbottom3:51
Messiah, HWV 56, Part 1: For unto us a child is born (chorus: Andante allegro)The Ambrosian Singers, Dame Janet Baker, Paul Esswood, Elizabeth Harwood, Raimund Herincx, Robert Tear, English Chamber Orchestra, Charles Mackerras?:??
Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. 1: For unto us a child is born - ChorusGeorge Frideric Handel4:02
Messiah, HWV 56: For Unto Us a Child Is BornThe Choir of Trinity Church, Owen Burdick4:05
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, no. 12. Chorus "For Unto us a Child is Born"Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy4:14
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, no. 12. For Unto us a Child is BornRegent Chamber Choir, City of London Sinfonia, Gary Cole4:12
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, no. 12. For Unto Us a Child Is BornSmoke Rise Orchestra, Smoke Rise Choir & Danny Vancil4:13
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I, XI. Chorus "For unto us a child is born"Bach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suzuki3:48
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I. "For unto us a child is born"Simon Preston, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood4:18
Messiah, HWV 56: XII. Chorus "For Unto Us a Child Is Born"La Chapelle Rhénane, Benoît Haller3:43
Messiah, HWV 56: XII. Chorus "For Unto Us a Child Is Born"The English Concert Choir, The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock4:04
Messiah, HWV. 56: Part 1, XII. For Unto Us a Child Is BornTenebrae, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis4:06
Messiah, HWV56 - highlights: No. 12 (Chorus) For unto us a child is bornCantillation, Orchestra of the Antipodes, Antony Walker3:36
Messiah: "For Unto Us a Child Is Born"Chœur des Musiciens du Louvre, Les Musiciens du Louvre, Marc Minkowski3:29
Messiah: Chorus: For unto us a Child is bornPhilharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Klemperer4:37
Messiah: For unto as a Child is bornEastman Chorale, Eastman Philharmonia Chamber Orchestra, Donald Neuen3:57
Messiah: For unto us a child is bornMusica Sacra, Richard Westenburg3:54
Messiah: For unto us a child is bornWorcester Cathedral Choir, La Grande Écurie et la Chambre du Roy, Jean‐Claude Malgoire3:59
Messiah: For unto us a Child is bornBratislava City Choir, Capella Istropolitana, Jaroslav Krček4:03
Messiah: For unto us a Child is bornFrederic Jackson, London Philharmonic Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter Süsskind4:14
Messiah: For unto us a Child is bornNetherlands Händel Ensemble4:12
Messiah: For Unto us a Child is BornLondon Philharmonic Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult4:19
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child is BornRichard P. Condie, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy4:18
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child is Born[unknown]4:20
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornSt. Petersburg Conservatory Chorus, St. Petersburg Conservatory Chamber Orchestra, Alexander Titov4:43
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornRegent Chamber Choir, Andrew Lucas, City of London Sinfonia, Gary Cole4:13
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornThe John Alldis Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, John Alldis, Karl Richter4:13
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornRIAS Chamber Chorus, RIAS Berlin Sinfonietta, Marcus Creed4:07
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra and Royal Choral Society4:17
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornWinchester Cathedral Choir, London Handel Orchestra, Martin Neary4:07
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornChoir of King’s College, Cambridge, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Sir David Willcocks4:16
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornScottish Philharmonic Singers, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, George Malcolm4:19
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornGeorg Friedrich Händel4:30
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornGeorge Frideric Handel3:28
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornSerge Baudo, The Royal Music College, Edinburgh3:52
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornRobert Shaw Chorale, Robert Shaw Orchestra, Robert Shaw3:52
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornRoyal Choral Society, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Malcolm Sargent5:11
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornLondon Handel Orchestra, Winchester Cathedral Choir, Martin Neary4:08
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornVienna Symphonic Orchestra4:05
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornThe Ambrosian Singers, John McCarthy4:18
Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornThe Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia, John Rutter4:14
Messiah: For unto us a Child is born - CoroHans–Peter Rauscher, Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Sir Colin Davis4:02
Messiah: For unto us a child is born (Chorus)New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein3:52
Messiah: I, No. 13: Chorus "For unto us a Child is born"Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, Academy of Ancient Music, Stephen Cleobury3:59
Messiah: No. 12 Chorus: For Unto Us a Child Is BornCantillation, Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Orchestra of the Antipodes, Antony Walker3:41
Messiah: Part I, no. 12: For unto us a Child is bornAcademy of Ancient Music, Choir of New College Oxford, Edward Higginbottom3:52
Messiah: Part I. Chorus "For unto us a child is born"William Christie, Les Arts Florissants3:38
Messiah: Part One: (Chorus): For Unto UsThe Choir & Orchestra of Pro Christe, Timothy Dean3:54
No. 12 - Chorus "For unto us a child is born"London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult4:31
No.12: Chor: 'For unto us a Child is born'Chorus Viennensis, Wiener Sängerknaben, Academy of London, Peter Marschik4:50
Off-Key Jokes (live, 2011-01-22: Fitzgerald Theater, Saint Paul, MN, USA)live and partialGarrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith, Richard Dworsky, Peter Johnson ("Laughing" performed by VocalEssence)3:27
Part I: Chorus - "For Unto Us a Child Is Born"Royal Choral Society, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent5:09
Part I: For unto us a Child is born (Chorus)Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, Tafelmusik, Ivars Taurins3:57
Part One, Chor: For unto us a Child is bornBoston Baroque, Martin Pearlman3:36
Part One: No. 12 ChorusGeorge Frideric Handel3:59
The Messiah, HWV 56 - Part 1, "The Birth": VII. Chorus: "For unto us a child is born"Kamerkoris "Ave Sol", Lietuvos kamerinis orkestras, Imants Kokars4:13
The Messiah, HWV 56: For Unto Us a Child Is BornAma Deus Ensemble3:49
The Messiah: For unto us a Child is bornLondon Symphony Orchestra, Don Jackson4:21
The Messiah: For Unto Us a Child is BornBratislava City Choir, Capella Istropolitana, Richard Edlinger4:01
The Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornAve Sol Chamber Choir, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, Imants Kokars4:10
The Messiah: For Unto Us a Child Is BornHuddersfield Choral Society, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Mackerras4:01