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Handel: Messiah (Highlights)

Handel
Release Date: 07/10/2007 
Label:  Selections   Catalog #: 8571031   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Messiah, HWV 56: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2.
Messiah, HWV 56: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3.
Messiah, HWV 56: And He shall purify the sons of Levi by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
4.
Messiah, HWV 56: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
5.
Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
6.
Messiah, HWV 56: Glory to God in the highest by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
7.
Messiah, HWV 56: His yoke is easy and His burthen is light by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
8.
Messiah, HWV 56: Behold the Lamb of God by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
9.
Messiah, HWV 56: Surely He hath borne our griefs by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
10.
Messiah, HWV 56: And with His stripes we are healed by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
11.
Messiah, HWV 56: All we like sheep have gone astray by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
12.
Messiah, HWV 56: He trusted in God, let Him deliver him by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
13.
Messiah, HWV 56: Lift up your heads, o ye gates by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
14.
Messiah, HWV 56: Let all the angels of God worship Him by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
15.
Messiah, HWV 56: The Lord gave the word by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
16.
Messiah, HWV 56: How beautiful are the feet of them by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
17.
Messiah, HWV 56: Let us break their bonds asunder by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
18.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
19.
Messiah, HWV 56: Since by man came death by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
20.
Messiah, HWV 56: O death, where is thy sting? by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
21.
Messiah, HWV 56: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 20 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: Sinfonia
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: And He shall purify the sons of Levi (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: Aria: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion (Alto)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: For unto a child is born (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: Glory to God in the highest (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: His yoke is easy, His burthen is light (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: Behold the Lamb of God (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: Surely, He hath borne our griefs and carried our sorrows (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: And with His stripes we are healed (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: All we like sheep have gone astray (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: He trusted in God that He would deliver Him (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: Lift up your heads (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: Let all the angels of God worship Him (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: The Lord gave the word (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: Duet: How beautiful are the feet of Him that bringeth glad tidings of salvation (Soprano, Counter-tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: Let us break their bonds asunder (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part II: Hallelujah! (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III: Since by man came death (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III: Duet: O Death, where is thy sting (Counter-tenor, Tenor)
Messiah, HWV 56: Part III: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain (Chorus)

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