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Handel: Der Messias / Koch, Berlin Radio, Werner, Et Al


Release Date: 10/01/2005 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 2124   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Peter SchreierRegina WernerHeidi RiessTheo Adam,   ... 
Conductor:  Helmut Koch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony OrchestraBerlin Radio ChorusBerlin Radio Solistenvereinigung
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Peter Schreier (Tenor), Regina Werner (Soprano), Heidi Riess (Alto),
Theo Adam (Bass), Dietrich Knothe (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Helmut Koch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Chorus,  Berlin Radio Solistenvereinigung
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Sinfonia
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Recitative: Comfort ye my people (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Aria: Every valley shall be exalted (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Recitative: Thus saith the Lord (Bass)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Aria: But who may abide the day of His coming (Counter-tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: And He shall purify the sons of Levi (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Recitative: Behold, a virgin shall conceive (Alto)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Aria: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion (Alto)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Aria: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Recitative: For behold, darkness shall cover the earth (Bass)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Aria: The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light (Bass)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: For unto a child is born (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Pifa
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Recitative: There were shepherds abiding in the field (Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Glory to God in the highest (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Aria: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion (Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Recitative: Then shall the eyes of the blind be opened (Alto)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: Aria: He shall feed His flock like a shepherd (Alto, Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part I: His yoke is easy, His burthen is light (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Behold the Lamb of God (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Aria: He was despised and rejected of men (Alto)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Surely, He hath borne our griefs and carried our sorrows (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: And with His stripes we are healed (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: All we like sheep have gone astray (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Recitative: All they that see Him Laugh Him to scorn (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: He trusted in God that He would deliver Him (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Recitative: Thy rebuke hath broken His heart (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Arioso: Behold, and see if there be any sorrow like unto His sorrow! (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Recitative: He was cut off out of the land of the living (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Aria: But thou didst not leave His soul in Hell (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Lift up your heads (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Recitative: Unto which of the angels said He at any time (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Let all the angels of God worship Him (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Aria: Thou art gone up high (Counter-tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: The Lord gave the word (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Duet: How beautiful are the feet of Him that bringeth glad tidings of salvation (Soprano, Counter-tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Their sound is gone out into all lands (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Aria: Why do the nations so furiosly rage together (Bass)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Let us break their bonds asunder (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Recitative: He that dwelleth in heaven shall laugh them to scorn (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Aria: Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron (Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part II: Hallelujah! (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Aria: I know that my Redeemer liveth (Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Since by man came death (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Recitative: Behold, I tell you a mystery (Bass)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Aria: The trumpet shall sound (Bass)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Recitative: Then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written (Counter-tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Duet: O Death, where is thy sting (Counter-tenor, Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: But thanks be to God (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Aria: If God be for us, who can be against us? (Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56 (Sung in German): Part III: Amen (Chorus)

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