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Handel: Belsazar / Knothe, Schreier, Pohl, Polster, Et Al


Release Date: 08/19/1997 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 9003   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Roland MünchPeter SchreierRenate ReineckeGisela Pohl,   ... 
Conductor:  Dietrich Knothe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Chamber OrchestraBerlin Singakademie
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 44 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Belshazzar, HWV 61 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Roland Münch (Harpsichord), Peter Schreier (Tenor), Renate Reinecke (Soprano),
Gisela Pohl (Alto), Joachim Vogt (Tenor), Hermann-Christian Polster (Bass),
Günther Beyer (Bass), Ute Trekel-Burckhardt (Alto)
Conductor:  Dietrich Knothe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Chamber Orchestra,  Berlin Singakademie
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Venue:  Christ Church, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 164 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Overture
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Ach, unstet eitles Los (Nitocris)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: Du, Gott der Hoh' (Nitocris)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Das Schicksal Babylons (Nitocris, Daniel)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: Wehklage nicht in eitlem schmerz (Daniel)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Da seht, wie Persiens junger Held (Babylonier)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Uns gilt ihr Hohn (Gobrias, Cyrus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: Gebeugt von unhelbarem Schmerz (Gobrias)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: Still' der eitlen Tranen Flut (Cyrus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Ermanne dich (Cyrus, Gobrias)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: O schau den Wustling (Gobrias)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Befremdet's dich denn so (Cyrus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: Du Gott! Der, mir nur fern bekannt (Cyrus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Freunde, habt Zuversicht (Cyrus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Die Reiche stehn in Gottes Rat (Chorus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: O heil' ges Buch (Daniel)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Singt, Himmel singt (Chorus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: Ein freudig Fest (Belsazar)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Fur euch, o Freunde (Belsazar, Nitocris)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Aria: Das falbe Laub (Nitocris)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Dies ist die Sitte (Belsazar)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Verwirf', o Herr (Chorus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Recitative: Sie reden wahr (Nitocris, Belsazar)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Duet: O meines Lebens Lust (Nitocris, Belsazar)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act I: Allmahlich steigt Jehovas Zorn (Chorus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Seht, wie schnell der Euphrat flieht (Chorus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Recitative: Ihr seht es, Freunde (Cyrus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Aria: Estarrt, so nah den Feind zu seh'n (Cyrus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Voran, voran (Chorus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Ihr schutzenden Gotter (Babylonier)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Aria: Kranzet den Becher rings im Kreis (Belsazar)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Helft unserm Herrn (Chorus, Belsazar)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Recitative: Ruft meine Weisen (Belsazar)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Symphony
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: Recitative: Ihr Weisen (Belsazar, Chorus)
Belshazzar, HWV 61 (Sung in German): Act II: O Missgeschick (Chorus)

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