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Handel: Messiah - Arias & Choruses / Solti, Chicago So


Release Date: 09/13/1991 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 430098   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Keith LewisDame Kiri Te KanawaAnne GjevangGwynne Howell
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony OrchestraChicago Symphony Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Messiah, HWV 56: Comfort ye my people by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Keith Lewis (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
2. Messiah, HWV 56: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
3. Messiah, HWV 56: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Keith Lewis (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
4. Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
5. Messiah, HWV 56: And suddenly there was with the angel by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
6. Messiah, HWV 56: Glory to God in the highest by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
7. Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed His flock...Come unto Him by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Anne Gjevang (Alto), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
8. Messiah, HWV 56: Behold the Lamb of God by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
9. Messiah, HWV 56: Lift up your heads, o ye gates by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
10. Messiah, HWV 56: How beautiful are the feet of them by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
11. Messiah, HWV 56: Why do the nations so furiously rage by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Gwynne Howell (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
12. Messiah, HWV 56: Let us break their bonds asunder by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
13. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
14. Messiah, HWV 56: I know that my redeemer liveth by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
15. Messiah, HWV 56: Behold, I tell you a mystery by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Gwynne Howell (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
16. Messiah, HWV 56: The trumpet shall sound by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Gwynne Howell (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
17. Messiah, HWV 56: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
18. Messiah, HWV 56: Amen by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
19. Messiah, HWV 56: Rejoice greatly, o daughter of Zion by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 

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