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Handel: Messiah / Hogwood

Handel / Hogwood
Release Date: 09/27/2005 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 2269  
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  David ThomasPaul ElliottJudith NelsonCarolyn Watkinson,   ... 
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Number of Discs: 1 
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Handel's most popular work, ably performed by soloists Judith Nelson and Emma Kirby, supported by the famous Westminster Abbey Choir. Some of England's finest baroque performers play authentic period instruments. Filmed at Westminster Abbey; conducted by Christopher Hogwood, directed for TV by Roy Tipping. Handel's most popular work, ably performed by soloists Judith Nelson and Emma Kirby, supported by the famous Westminster Abbey Choir. Some of England's finest baroque performers play authentic period instruments. Filmed at Westminster Abbey; conducted by Christopher Hogwood, directed for TV by Roy Tipping. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  David Thomas (Bass), Paul Elliott (Tenor), Judith Nelson (Soprano),
Carolyn Watkinson (Mezzo Soprano), Emma Kirkby (Soprano)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; London, England 
Venue:  Westminster Abbey, London 
Length: 136 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: English 

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