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Handel: Chandos Anthems Vol 1 / Christophers, The Sixteen


Release Date: 07/12/1994 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 503   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lynne DawsonMichael GeorgeIan Partridge
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The SixteenThe Sixteen Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 30 November-2 December 1987 Recorded in: St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London 30 November-2 December 1987 Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Chandos Anthems: no 1, Oh be joyful in the Lord, HWV 246 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lynne Dawson (Soprano), Michael George (Bass), Ian Partridge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Harry Christophers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Sixteen,  The Sixteen Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; London, England 
Date of Recording: 10/1988 
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 
Date of Recording: 10/1988 
3.
Chandos Anthems: no 3, Have mercy upon me, HWV 248 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 
Date of Recording: 10/1988 

Sound Samples

O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": Sonata
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": O be yofdul in the Lord, all ye lands (Tenor, Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": Serve the Lord with gladness, and come from his presence with a song. (Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": Duet: Be ye sure that the Lord he is God: it is he that has made us, and now we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. (Soprano, Tenor)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": O go your way into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and speak good of his Name (Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": Trio: For the Lord is gracious, His mercy is everlasting: and His truth endureth from generation to generation. (Soprano, Tenor, Bass)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": Glory be to the Father, glory be to the Son: and to the Holy Ghost; (Chorus)
O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate": As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be; world without end. Amen. (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 trust! How say you then to my soul she shall flee as a bird unto the hill? (Chorus)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": God is a constant sure defence against oppressing rage, as troubles rise, his needful aids in our behalf engage. (Tenor)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": Behold! The wicked bend their bow, and ready fix their dart, lurking in ambush to destroy the man of upright heart. (Chorus)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": But God, who hears the suff'ring pow'r, and their oppression knows, will soon arise and give them rest in spite of all their foes. (Tenor)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": Snares, fire and brimstone on their heads shall in one tempest show'r: this dreadful mixture his revenge into their cup shall pour. (Chorus)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": The righteous Lord will righteous deeds with signal favour grace, and to the upright man disclose the brightness of his face. (Tenor)
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2": Then shall my song, with praise inspir'd, to thee my God ascend, who to thy servants in distress such bounty didst extend. (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, after thy great goodness: according to the multitude of thy mercies do away mine offences. (Chorus)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Duet: Wash me thoroughly from my wickedness: and cleanse me from my sin. (Soprano, Tenor)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": For I acknowledge my faults: and my sin is ever before me. (Tenor)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Against thee only have I sinned, and done this evil in thy sight: that thou mightest be justified in thy saying, and clear'd when thou art judg'd. (Tenor)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Thou shalt make me hear of joy and gladness: that the bones which thou hast broken may rejoice. (Chorus)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Make me a clean heart, O God: and renew a right spirit within me. Cast me not away from thy presence: and take not thy holy spirit from me. O give me the comfort of thy help again: and stablish me with thy free Spirit. (Soprano)
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3": Then shall I teach Thy ways unto the wicked: and sinners shall be converted unto Thee. (Chorus)

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