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composer: George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741)
later translated versions: Der Messias: 38. Arie (Baß): Warum denn rasen und toben die Heiden
part of: Messiah, HWV 56: Part II

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1966-06 Messiah: Part II, No. 38 Air "Why do the nations" John Shirley‐Quirk, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis 2:43
1972-11 Messiah: Part 2: Aria (Bass): Why Do The Nations So Furiously Rage Donald McIntyre, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Karl Richter 2:57
1982-11 Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, XXXVI. Air (Bass) "Why do the nations so furiously rage together" Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists & Sir John Eliot Gardiner 2:34
1982-11 Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: XL: Air "Why do the nations so furiously rage together" (bass) Concentus Musicus Wien, Nikolaus Harnoncourt 3:07
1983-12-18 – 1983-12-20 Messiah: 40.Why do the nations? / 41. Let us break their bonds asunder Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Chorus, Robert Shaw 4:42
1984-05-24 – 1984-07-19 Der Messias: No. 36 Arie partial Georg Friedrich Händel 2:52
1986-12-22 – 1986-12-23 Messiah: Part II. Air "Why do the Nations so furiously rage together?" Samuel Ramey, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis 2:44
1988-01 Messiah, HWV 56: XL. Air (Bass) "Why Do the Nations So Furiously Rage" John Tomlinson, The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock 2:58
1991-01-11 – 1991-01-17 Messiah: Part II: 40. Why Do the Nations Collegium Musicum 90, Richard Hickox 2:44
1997-09-18 – 1997-09-20 Aria: Why Do The Nations (Bass) George Frideric Handel 4:48
2006-01 Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, no. 40. Air "Why do the nations so furiously rage together" Neal Davies, Freiburger Barockorchester, René Jacobs 2:49
2006-05-01 – 2006-05-04 Messiah: Air: Why do the nations George Frideric Handel 1:27
2008-12-22 – 2008-12-23 Messiah: Part 2: Aria: Why do the nations so furiously rage together? (bass) Andrew Foster-Williams, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton 2:32
Aria: Why Do The Nations So Furiously Rage Together George Frideric Handel 4:48
Le Messie Part 2: No. 38. Aria: Why do the nations George Frideric Handel 2:54
Messiah No. 36: Why Do the Nations So Furiously Rage Together? / No. 37: Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder Georg Friedrich Händel 4:42
Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 2: 36. "Why Do The Nations...Let Us Break Asunder" Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Orchestra of the Antipodes, Antony Walker 2:34
Messiah, HWV 56 Pt. 2: Why Do the Nations So Furiously Rage Together English Chamber Orchestra, Richard Bonynge 2:42
Messiah, HWV 56, Part 2: "Why do the nations so furiously rage together" (Bass) Emmanuelle Haïm, Le Concert d'Astrée 2:43
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II, Scene VI. Song "Why do the nations so furiously rage together" Georg Friedrich Händel 1:14
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II. "Why do the nations so furiously rage together? - Let us break their bonds asunder" Simon Preston, Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford, David Thomas, Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood 3:15
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II. Song (Bass): Why do the nations so furiously rage together George Frideric Handel 1:14
Messiah, HWV 56: XL. Air (Bass) "Why Do the Nations So Furiously Rage" George Frideric Handel 2:56
Messiah, Part 2: Nos. 40-41. Air bass & Chorus. "Why do the nations so furiously rage together..." George Frideric Handel 3:08
Messiah: Part II, no. 19: Why do the nations so furiously rage together Academy of Ancient Music, Choir of New College Oxford, Edward Higginbottom 2:49
Messiah: Part II: Why Do the Nations So Furiously Rage Together David Thomas, Taverner Choir & Players, Andrew Parrott 1:29
Messiah: Part II. Air "Why do the nations so furiously rage together" Georg Friedrich Händel 2:40
Messiah: Why do the Nations Owen Brannigan, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 2:44
Messiah: Why do the nations furiously rage together Eastman Chorale, Philharmonia Chamber Orchestra, Donald Neuen 1:33
Messiah: Why do the nations? - Aria Simon Estes, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Sir Colin Davis 2:59
No. 40 Air: Why Do Nations Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Orchestra of the Antipodes, Antony Walker 2:25
Part Two: No. 40 Air (bass) George Frideric Handel 1:31
Why Do the Nations George Frideric Handel 2:47
Why Do the Nations (Messiah) London Musici Chamber Choir, Bryn Terfel, London Musici, Mark Stephenson 3:00
Why Do the Nations (Messiah) Norman Walker, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent 2:52
Why do the nations so furiously rage George Frideric Handel 2:58
Why Do The Nations So Furiously Rage Georg Friedrich Händel 1:25
Why Do the Nations? (bass air) Victor Ledbetter, Martin Pearlman, Boston Baroque 2:41