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The Number One Handel Album

No 1 Handel Album / Various
Release Date: 03/20/2009 
Label:  Eloquence   Catalog #: 4765907   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kenneth McKellarPeter HurfordAnthony Rolfe JohnsonKathleen Ferrier,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsHandel Opera Society OrchestraHandel Opera Society Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
2.
Semele, HWV 58: Where'er you walk by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kenneth McKellar (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
3.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
4.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 8, Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
5.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 7, Bourée by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
6.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
7.
Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, HWV 38: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737; London, England 
8.
Concerto for Organ in F major, HWV 295 "Cuckoo and the Nightingale" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
9.
Jephtha, HWV 70: Waft her, angels, through the skies by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1752; London, England 
10.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: See the conqu'ring hero comes by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Handel Opera Society Orchestra,  Handel Opera Society Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
11.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
12.
Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
13.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
14.
Samson, HWV 57: Return, return, O God of hosts by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kathleen Ferrier (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
15.
Concerto for Harp in B flat major, Op. 4 no 6/HWV 294 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Marisa Robles (Harp)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
16.
Samson, HWV 57: Let the bright Seraphim by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
17.
Concerti grossi (6), Op. 3: no 6 in D major/D minor, HWV 317 - Excerpt(s) by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
18.
Ode for St Cecilia's Day, HWV 76: The trumpets loud clangour by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Peter Pears (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
19.
Rinaldo, HWV 7: Battaglia and marcia by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; London, England 
20.
Rodelinda, HWV 19: Vivi, Tiranno! by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; London, England 
21.
Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
22.
Messiah, HWV 56: I know that my redeemer liveth by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Elly Ameling (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
23.
Messiah, HWV 56: The trumpet shall sound by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Gwynne Howell (Bass)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
24.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 

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