Princeton University Library Catalog

Messiah / Handel.

Composer:
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759 [Browse]
Uniform title:
Format:
Audio
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Berlin, Germany] : Deutsche Grammophon, [2013]
Description:
1 online resource (193 minutes)
Notes:
  • Streaming audio files.
  • Title from resource description page (viewed August 9, 2016).
  • For soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, and bass solo voices, SATB chorus, and orchestra.
Time and place of event:
  • Performed Opéra Bastille.
  • Recorded October 1997.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Pierrette Alarie, soprano ; Nan Merriman, mezzo-soprano ; Léopold Simoneau, tenor ; Richard Standen, bass ; Vienna Academy Chamber Choir ; Vienna State Opera Orchestra ; Hermann Scherchen, conductor.
Language(s):
Sung in English.
Contents:
Track 1. Symphony (05:53) -- Track 2. "Comfort ye, My people" (04:07) -- Track 3. "Ev'ry Valley shall be exalted" (03:36) -- Track 4. 3. Chorus: And the glory of the Lord (03:00) -- Track 5. "Thus saith the Lord" (02:08) -- Track 6. "But who may abide the day of his coming" (05:38) -- Track 7. Chorus: And He shall purify the sons of Levi (01:57) -- Track 8. "Behold, a virgin shall conceive" (00:42) -- Track 9. "O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion" (06:08) -- Track 10. "For behold, darkness shall cover" (03:19) -- Track 11. "The people that walked in darkness" (03:51) -- Track 12. Chorus: "For unto us a Child is born" (03:22) -- Track 13. Pifa (Pastoral Symphony) (03:28) -- Track 14. "There were shepherds ... And lo, the angel of the Lord...And the angel said unto them...And suddenly" (01:48) -- Track 15. "Glory to God in the highest" (01:51) -- Track 16. Air: Rejoice greatly, o daughter of Zion (04:39) -- Track 17. "The shall the eyes of the blind" (00:49) -- Track 18. "He shall feed his Flock" (05:54) -- Track 19. Chorus: His yoke is easy (03:50) -- Track 20. Chorus: Behold the Lamb of God (05:17) -- Track 21. "He was despised" (14:51) -- Track 22. "Surely He hath borne our griefs" (03:45) -- Track 23. "And with His stripes we are healed" (03:47) -- Track 24. "All we like sheep have gone astray" (04:41) -- Track 25. "All they that see Him" (01:40) -- Track 26. "He trusted in God" (02:35) -- Track 27. "Thy rebuke hath broken His heart" (01:58) -- Track 28. "Behold and see" (01:43) -- Track 29. "He was cut off" (00:38) -- Track 30. "But thou didst not leave his soul in Hell" (03:19) -- Track 31. "Lift up your heads" (03:18) -- Track 32. "Unto which of the angels" (00:38) -- Track 33. "Let all the angels of God" (01:51) -- Track 34. "Thou art gone up on high" (07:29) -- Track 35. "The Lord gave the word" (01:30) -- Track 36. "How beautiful are the feet" (02:40) -- Track 37. "Their sound is gone out" (03:13) -- Track 38. "Why do the nations so furiously rage together?" (02:39) -- Track 39. "Let us break their bonds asunder" (01:49) -- Track 40. "He that dwelleth in heaven" (00:21) -- Track 41. "Thou shalt break them" (02:06) -- Track 42. "Hallelujah" (03:56) -- Track 43. "I know that my Redeemer liveth" (10:28) -- Track 44. "Since by man came death" (02:57) -- Track 45. "Behold, I tell you a mystery" (00:46) -- Track 46. "The trumpet shall sound" (09:42) -- Track 47. "Then shall be brought to pass" (00:22) -- Track 48. "O death where is thy sting?" (00:55) -- Track 49. "But thanks be to God" (02:17) -- Track 50. "If God be for us" (09:59) -- Track 51. "Worthy is the Lamb... Amen" (13:26).
Subject(s):
Oratorios [Browse]
Other title(s):
Classical music library.
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