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Handel: Peace & Celebration

Handel / European Union Baroque Orch
Release Date: 03/25/2014 
Label:  Obsidian Records   Catalog #: 711   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lars Ulrik MortensenAlex [Countertenor Vocal] Potter
Conductor:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Organ), Alex [Countertenor Vocal] Potter ()
Conductor:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/2013 
Venue:  St John's Smith Square, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2. Coronation Anthems (4): no 2, HWV 259 "Let thy hand be strengthened" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Organ), Alex [Countertenor Vocal] Potter ()
Conductor:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/2013 
Venue:  St John's Smith Square, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 21 Secs. 
3. Concerti grossi (6), Op. 3: no 2 in B flat major, HWV 313 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Organ)
Conductor:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/2013 
Venue:  St John's Smith Square, London, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4. Coronation Anthems (4): no 4, HWV 261 "My heart is inditing" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Organ), Alex [Countertenor Vocal] Potter ()
Conductor:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/2013 
Venue:  St John's Smith Square, London, England 
Length: 10 Minutes 6 Secs. 
5. Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Organ), Alex [Countertenor Vocal] Potter ()
Conductor:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/2013 
Venue:  St John's Smith Square, London, England 
Length: 19 Minutes 24 Secs. 
6. Coronation Anthems (4): no 3, HWV 260 "The king shall rejoice" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Organ), Alex [Countertenor Vocal] Potter ()
Conductor:  Lars Ulrik Mortensen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/2013 
Venue:  St John's Smith Square, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Zadok the Priest, HWV 258
Let thy Hand be strengthened, HWV 259: Let thy Hand be stengthened
Let thy Hand be strengthened, HWV 259: Let justice and judgement
Let thy Hand be strengthened, HWV 259: Alleluia
Concerto Grosso in B-Flat Major, Op. 3, No. 2, HWV 313: I. Vivace
Concerto Grosso in B-Flat Major, Op. 3, No. 2, HWV 313: II. Largo
Concerto Grosso in B-Flat Major, Op. 3, No. 2, HWV 313: III. Allegro
Concerto Grosso in B-Flat Major, Op. 3, No. 2, HWV 313: IV. Menuetto
Concerto Grosso in B-Flat Major, Op. 3, No. 2, HWV 313: V. Gavotte
My Heart is inditing, HWV 261: My Heart is inditing
My Heart is inditing, HWV 261: Kings' daughters were among
My Heart is inditing, HWV 261: Upon thy right hand
My Heart is inditing, HWV 261: Kings shall be thy nursing fathers
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": Eternal source of light divine (Tenor)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": The day that gave great Anna birth (Tenor, Chorus)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": Let all the winged race with joy (Soprano, Chorus)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": Let flocks and herds their fear forget (Alto, Soprano, Chorus)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": Let rolling streams their gladness show (Alto, Bass, Chorus)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": Kind health descends on downy wings (Soprano, Alto)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": The day that gave great Anna birth (Soprano, Alto, Chorus)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": Let envy then conceal her head (Bass, Chorus)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74, "Eternal Source of Light Divine": United nations shall combine (Tenor, Chorus)
The King shall rejoice, HWV 260: The King shall rejoice
The King shall rejoice, HWV 260: Exceeding glad shall he be
The King shall rejoice, HWV 260: Glory and worship
The King shall rejoice, HWV 260: Thou hast prevented him
The King shall rejoice, HWV 260: Alleluia

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