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Handel: Messiah / Marriner, Mcnair, Von Otter, Chance, Et Al


Release Date: 11/17/1992 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 434695   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael ChanceJerry HadleySylvia McNairRobert Lloyd,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsAcademy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

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Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael Chance (Countertenor), Jerry Hadley (Tenor), Sylvia McNair (Soprano),
Robert Lloyd (Bass), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields,  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/13/1992 
Venue:  Live  Dublin, Ireland 
Length: 131 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 1: Symphony
Messiah - Part 1: 1. "Comfort Ye, My People"
Messiah - Part 1: 2. "Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted"
Messiah - Part 1: 3. "And The Glory Of The Lord"
Messiah - Part 1: 4. "Thus Saith The Lord"
Messiah - Part 1: 5. "But Who May Abide The Day Of His Coming"
Messiah - Part 1: 6. "And He Shall Purify The Sons Of Levi"
Messiah - Part 1: 7. "Behold, A Virgin Shall Conceive"
Messiah - Part 1: 8-9. "O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion"
Messiah - Part 1: 10. "For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover"
Messiah - Part 2: 34a."Thou Art Gone Up On High"
Messiah - Part 1: 11. "The People That Walked In Darkness"
Messiah - Part 2: 35. "The Lord Gave The Word"
Messiah - Part 1: 12. "For Unto Us A Child Is Born"
Messiah - Part 2: 36. "How Beautiful Are The Feet"
Messiah - Part 2: 37a. "Their Sound Is Gone Out"
Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 1: Pifa (Pastoral Symphony)
Messiah - Part 2: 38. "Why Do The Nations"
Messiah - Part 1: 14."There Were Shepherds...And Lo, The Angel Of The Lord..And The Angel Said Unto Them..And Suddenly"
Messiah - Part 2: 39. "Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder"
Messiah - Part 1: 15. "Glory To God In The Highest"
Messiah - Part 1: 16. "Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter Of Zion"
Messiah - Part 2: 40. "He That Dwelleth In Heaven"
Messiah - Part 1: 17a. "Then Shall The Eyes Of The Blind"
Messiah - Part 2: 41. "Thou Shalt Break Them"
Messiah - Part 2: 42. "Hallelujah"
Messiah - Part 1: 18a. "He Shall Feed His Flock
Messiah - Part 3: 43."I Know That My Redeemer Liveth"
Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 1: 19. "His Yoke Is Easy"
Messiah, HWV 56 / Pt. 2: 20. "Behold The Lamb Of God"
Messiah - Part 2: 21. "He Was Despised"
Messiah - Part 2: 22. "Surely He Hath Borne Our Griefs"
Messiah - Part 2: 23. "And With His Stripes We Are Healed"
Messiah - Part 2: 24. "All We Like Sheep Have Gone Astray"
Messiah - Part 2: 25. "All They That See Him"
Messiah - Part 2: 26. "He Trusted In God"
Messiah - Part 2: 27. "Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart"
Messiah - Part 2: 28. "Behold And See"
Messiah - Part 2: 29. "He Was Cut Off"
Messiah - Part 2: 30. "But Thou Didst Not Leave His Soul In Hell"
Messiah - Part 2: 31. "Lift Up Your Heads"
Messiah - Part 2: 32. "Unto Which Of The Angels"
Messiah - Part 2: 33. "Let All The Angels Of God"
Messiah - Part 3: 44. "Since By Man Came Death"
Messiah - Part 3: 45. "Behold, I Tell You A Mystery"
Messiah - Part 3: 46. "The Trumpet Shall Sound"
Messiah - Part 3: 47. "Then Shall Be Brought To Pass"
Messiah - Part 3: 48. "O Death Where Is Thy Sting?"
Messiah - Part 3: 49. "But Thanks Be To God"
Messiah - Part 3: 50. "If God Be For Us"
Messiah - Part 3: 51. "Worthy Is The Lamb - Blessing And honour"
Messiah - Part 3: "Amen"

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