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Handel: Chandos Anthems No 1-11 / Christophers, The Sixteen


Release Date: 07/26/1994 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 554   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian PartridgeLynne DawsonMichael GeorgePatrizia Kwella,   ... 
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The SixteenThe Sixteen Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 4 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 30 November-2 December 1987, 11-13 October 1988, 30 January-1 February 1989 and 24-26 May 1989 Producer: Martin Compton Sound Engineer: Anthony Howell Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 30 November-2 December 1987, 11-13 October 1988, 30 January-1 February 1989 and 24-26 May 1989 Producer: Martin Compton Sound Engineer: Anthony Howell Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Chandos Anthems: no 1, Oh be joyful in the Lord, HWV 246 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Partridge (Tenor), Lynne Dawson (Soprano), Michael George (Bass)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 19 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (11/30/1987 - 12/02/1987) 
2.
Chandos Anthems: no 2, In the Lord I put my trust, HWV 247 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Partridge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 21 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (11/30/1987 - 12/02/1987) 
3.
Chandos Anthems: no 3, Have mercy upon me, HWV 248 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lynne Dawson (Soprano), Ian Partridge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 19 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (11/30/1987 - 12/02/1987) 
4.
Chandos Anthems: no 5a, I will magnify Thee, HWV 250a by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Partridge (Tenor), Lynne Dawson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 23 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (10/11/1988 - 10/13/1988) 
5.
Chandos Anthems: no 6a, As pants the hart, HWV 251a by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Partridge (Tenor), Lynne Dawson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 20 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (10/11/1988 - 10/13/1988) 
6.
Chandos Anthems: no 7, My song shall be always, HWV 252 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Patrizia Kwella (Soprano), Ian Partridge (Tenor), James Bowman (Countertenor),
Michael George (Bass)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 20 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (01/30/1989 - 02/01/1989) 
7.
Chandos Anthems: no 8, O come let us sing, HWV 253 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  James Bowman (Countertenor), Patrizia Kwella (Soprano), Ian Partridge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 29 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (01/30/1989 - 02/01/1989) 
8.
Chandos Anthems: no 9, O praise the Lord, HWV 254 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Partridge (Tenor), Michael George (Bass), Patrizia Kwella (Soprano),
James Bowman (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 24 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (01/30/1989 - 02/01/1989) 
9.
Chandos Anthems: no 10, The Lord is my Light, HWV 255 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Partridge (Tenor), Lynne Dawson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 27 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (05/24/1989 - 05/26/1989) 
10.
Chandos Anthems: no 11, Let God arise, HWV 256 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lynne Dawson (Soprano), Ian Partridge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 21 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (05/24/1989 - 05/26/1989) 
11.
Chandos Anthems: no 4a, Oh sing unto The Lord, HWV 249a by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ian Partridge (Tenor), Lynne Dawson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Venue:  St Jude's Church, London, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: St Jude's Church, London, England (10/11/1988 - 10/13/1988) 

Sound Samples

O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": Sonata
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": O be joyful in the Lord ... (Tenor, Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": Serve the Lord with gladness ... (Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": Duet: Be ye sure that the Lord he is God ... (Soprano, Tenor)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": O go your way into his gates ... (Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": Trio: For the Lord is gracious ... (Soprano, Tenor, Bass)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": Glory be to the Father ... (Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate No. 1": As it was in the beginning ... (Chorus)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": Sonata
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": In the Lord I put my trust! ... (Chorus)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": God is a constant sure defence ... (Tenor)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": Behold! The wicked bend their bow ... (Chorus)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": But God, who hears the suff'ring pow'r ... (Tenor)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": Snares, fire and brimstone on their heads ... (Chorus)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": The righteous Lord will righteous deeds ... (Tenor)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": Then shall my song, with praise inspir'd ... (Chorus)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Sonata
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Have mercy upon me, O God ... (Chorus)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Duet: Wash me thoroughly from my wickedness ... (Soprano, Tenor)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": For I acknowledge my faults ... (Tenor)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Against thee only have I sinned ... (Tenor)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Thou shalt make me hear of joy and gladness ... (Chorus)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Make me a clean heart, O God ... (Soprano)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": The shall I teach thy ways unto the wicked ... (Chorus)
O sing unto the Lord, HWV 249b, "Chandos Anthem No. 4": Sonata
O sing unto the Lord, HWV 249b, "Chandos Anthem No. 4": O sing unto the Lord a new song! ... (Soprano, Chorus)
O sing unto the Lord, HWV 249b, "Chandos Anthem No. 4": Declare his honour unto the heathen ... (Chorus)
O sing unto the Lord, HWV 249b, "Chandos Anthem No. 4": The waves of the sea rage horribly ... (Tenor)
O sing unto the Lord, HWV 249b, "Chandos Anthem No. 4": Duet: O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness ... (Soprano, Tenor)
O sing unto the Lord, HWV 249b, "Chandos Anthem No. 4": Let the whole earth stand in awe of him ... (Chorus)
O sing unto the Lord, HWV 249b, "Chandos Anthem No. 4": Let the heav'ns rejoice ... (Chorus)
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": Sonata
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": I will magnify thee, O God my King ... (Chorus)
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": Ev'ry day will I give thanks unto thee ... (Tenor)
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": One generation shall praise thy works ... (Chorus)
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": The Lord preserveth all them that love him ... (Tenor)
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": The Lord is righteous in all his ways ... (Soprano)
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": Happy are the people that are in such a case ... (Tenor)
I will magnify thee, O God, HWV 250a, "Chandos Anthem No. 5A": My mouth shall speak the praise of the Lord ... (Tenor, Chorus)
As pants the hart, HWV 251b, "Chandos Anthem 6A": Sonata
As pants the hart, HWV 251b, "Chandos Anthem 6A": As pants the hart for cooling streams ... (Chorus)
As pants the hart, HWV 251b, "Chandos Anthem 6A": Tears are my daily food ... (Soprano)
As pants the hart, HWV 251b, "Chandos Anthem 6A": Now, when I think thereupon ... (Tenor)
As pants the hart, HWV 251b, "Chandos Anthem 6A": In the voice of praise and thanksgiving ... (Chorus)
As pants the hart, HWV 251b, "Chandos Anthem 6A": Duet: Why so full of grief, O my soul? (Soprano, Tenor)
As pants the hart, HWV 251b, "Chandos Anthem 6A": Put thy trust in God ... (Tenor, Chorus)

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 Nice March 21, 2014 By J Blokhuis (Zutphen, Netherlands) See All My Reviews "A very nice recording!!!!!!!!!!!!" Report Abuse
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