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Handel - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 08/09/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 64066   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Igor KipnisWynton MarsalisEdita GruberovaAlbert de Klerk
Conductor:  Raymond LeppardEugene OrmandyHartmut HaenchenAndré Rieu,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber OrchestraPhiladelphia OrchestraC.P.E. Bach Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
2.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Notes: Arranged: Thomas Frost 
3.
Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430: no 4, Air and Variations "The Harmonious Blacksmith" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Igor Kipnis (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
4.
Samson, HWV 57: Let the bright Seraphim by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
5.
Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 437: no 4, Sarabande with Variations by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Notes: Orchestrated: Raymond Leppard
This selection is a DDD recording. 
6.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Hartmut Haenchen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  C.P.E. Bach Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
7.
Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, HWV 38: Minuet by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737; London, England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
8.
Concerto for Organ in F major, HWV 295 "Cuckoo and the Nightingale": Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Albert de Klerk (Organ)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amsterdam Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
9.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: See the conqu'ring hero comes by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
10.
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74: Eternal source of light by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Edita Gruberova (Soprano), Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; London, England 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
11.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
12.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 3, Allegro deciso by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
13.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
14.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 5, Menuet by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
15.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 7, Bourée by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
16.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 8, Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
17.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 

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