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Hallelujah! - Famous Händel Choruses / Nikolaus Harnoncourt


Release Date: 09/06/1994 
Label:  Teldec   Catalog #: 995498   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus MusicusStockholm Bach ChoirStockholm Chamber Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
2.
Samson, HWV 57: Awake the trumpet's lofty sound by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
Language: English 
3.
Belshazzar, HWV 61: All empires upon God depend by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Language: English 
4.
Giulio Cesare, HWV 17: Ritorni omai nel nostro core by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; London, England 
Language: Italian 
5.
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The many rend the skies by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Language: English 
6.
Messiah, HWV 56: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
7.
Theodora, HWV 68: And draw a blessing down by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749-1750; London, England 
Language: English 
8.
Saul, HWV 53: Gird on thy sword by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Language: English 
9.
Ode for St Cecilia's Day, HWV 76: As from power of sacred lays by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Language: English 
10.
Samson, HWV 57: Let their celestial concerts by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
Language: English 
11.
Jephtha, HWV 70: When his loud voice in thunder spoke by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1752; London, England 
Language: English 
12.
Theodora, HWV 68: O Love Divine, Thou Source of Fame by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749-1750; London, England 
Language: English 
13.
Belshazzar, HWV 61: Oh glorious prince! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Language: English 
14.
Messiah, HWV 56: Let all the angels of God worship Him by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
15.
Jephtha, HWV 70: Ye house of Gilead by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1752; London, England 
Language: English 
16.
Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: Now strike the golden Lyre again! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Language: English 
17.
Samson, HWV 57: Fix'd in his everlasting seat by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
Language: English 
18.
Belshazzar, HWV 61: See, from his post Euphrates flies! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Language: English 
19.
Messiah, HWV 56: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
20.
Saul, HWV 53 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Stockholm Bach Choir,  Stockholm Chamber Choir  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Messiah HWV56 : Part 2 "Hallelujah" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 2 "Hallelujah" [Chorus]
Samson HWV57 : Act 1 "Awake the trumpet's lofty sound" [Chorus of Philistines]: Handel : Samson HWV57 : Act 1 "Awake the trumpet's lofty sound" [Chorus of Philistines]
Belshazzar HWV61 : Act 1 "All empires" [Chorus]: Handel : Belshazzar HWV61 : Act 1 "All empires" [Chorus]
Giulio Cesare HWV17 : Act 2 "Se pietà di me non senti" [Cleopatra]: Handel : Giulio Cesare HWV17 : Act 2 "Se pietà di me non senti" [Cleopatra]
Alexander's Feast HWV75 : Part 1 "The many rend the skies with loud applause" [Chorus]: Handel : Alexander's Feast HWV75 : Part 1 "The many rend the skies with loud applause" [Chorus]
Handel : Messiah HWV56 : "And the glory of the Lord" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "And the glory of the Lord" [Chorus]
Theodora HWV68 : Act 1 "And draw a blessing down on his imperial crown" [Chorus]: Handel : Theodora HWV68 : Act 1 "And draw a blessing down on his imperial crown" [Chorus]
Saul HWV53 : Act 3 "Gird on thy sword" [Chorus]: Handel : Saul HWV53 : Act 3 "Gird on thy sword" [Chorus]
Ode for St Cecilia's Day HWV76 : XI "As from the pow'r of sacred lays" [Chorus]: Handel : Ode for St Cecilia's Day HWV76 : XI "As from the pow'r of sacred lays" [Chorus]
Samson HWV57 : Act 3 "Let their celestial concerts all unite" [Chorus]: Handel : Samson HWV57 : Act 3 "Let their celestial concerts all unite" [Chorus]
Jephtha HWV70 : Act 1 "When his loud voice in thunder spoke" [Chorus]: Handel : Jephtha HWV70 : Act 1 "When his loud voice in thunder spoke" [Chorus]
Theodora HWV68 : Act 3 "Oh Love divine" [Chorus]: Handel : Theodora HWV68 : Act 3 "Oh Love divine" [Chorus]
Belshazzar HWV61 : Act 2 "Oh glorious prince!" [Chorus]: Handel : Belshazzar HWV61 : Act 2 "Oh glorious prince!" [Chorus]
Saul HWV53 : Act 1 "The youth inspir'd by Thee, oh Lord" "How excellent thy name, oh Lord" [Chorus]: Handel : Saul HWV53 : Act 1 "The youth inspir'd by Thee, oh Lord" "How excellent thy name, oh Lord" [Chorus]
Messiah HWV56 : Let all the angels of God worship Him: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Let all the angels of God worship Him
Jephtha HWV70 : Act 3 "Ye house of Gilead, with one voice" [Chorus]: Handel : Jephtha HWV70 : Act 3 "Ye house of Gilead, with one voice" [Chorus]
Alexander's Feast HWV75 : Part 2 "Now strike the golden Lyre again!" [Chorus] "Break his bands of sleep asunder... Hark, hark! the horrid sound" [Tenor]: Handel : Alexander's Feast HWV75 : Part 2 "Now strike the golden Lyre again!" [Chorus] "Break his bands of sleep asunder... Hark, hark! the horrid sound" [Tenor]
Samson HWV57: Act 2 "Fix'd in his everlasting seat": Handel : Samson HWV57: Act 2 "Fix'd in his everlasting seat"
Belshazzar HWV61 : Act 2 "See from his post" "Why, faithless river" "Euphrates hath his task" "Of things on earth" [Chorus]: Handel : Belshazzar HWV61 : Act 2 "See from his post" "Why, faithless river" "Euphrates hath his task" "Of things on earth" [Chorus]
Messiah HWV56 : "Worthy is the Lamb that was slain" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : "Worthy is the Lamb that was slain" [Chorus]

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