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Handel Bars - Popular Works Of George Frideric Handel


Release Date: 07/26/1994 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80344   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Nancy SartainRichard JensenRolf SmedvigJeffrey Curnow,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert ShawKeith ClarkMartin PearlmanFrederick Fennell,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony OrchestraAtlanta Symphony Chamber ChorusLes Concerts du Monde,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Acis and Galatea, HWV 49: Happy we! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chamber Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 03/1993 
Venue:  Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Messiah, HWV 56: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chamber Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 12/1983 
Venue:  Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Concerts du Monde
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Pomona College, Claremont, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
4. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Concerts du Monde
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Pomona College, Claremont, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Mark McGurty 
5. Concerto for Organ in F major, HWV 295 "Cuckoo and the Nightingale": Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Nancy Sartain (Organ)
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Concerts du Monde
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Pomona College, Claremont, California 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
6. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 1 in G major, HWV 319 - 4th movement, Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Martin Pearlman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Baroque
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worchester, MA 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
7. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Frederick Fennell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Symphonic Winds
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1978 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 15 Minutes 4 Secs. 
8. Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of St. Luke's
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1991 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 10 Minutes 34 Secs. 
9. Suite for Harpsichord in E minor, HWV 429: Sarabande by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Concerts du Monde
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Pomona College, Claremont, California 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Mark McGurty 
10. Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chamber Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 12/1983 
Venue:  Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Messiah, HWV 56: Lift up your heads, o ye gates by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chamber Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 12/1983 
Venue:  Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
12. Messiah, HWV 56: Their sound is gone out into all lands by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chamber Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 12/1983 
Venue:  Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
13. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chamber Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 12/1983 
Venue:  Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
14. Messiah, HWV 56: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chamber Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 12/1983 
Venue:  Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia 
Length: 6 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
15. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 1 in G major, HWV 319 - Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Martin Pearlman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Baroque
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worchester, MA 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
16. Arias (2) for Winds: no 1 in F, HWV 410 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Richard Jensen (Percussion), Rolf Smedvig (Trumpet), Jeffrey Curnow (Trumpet),
Eric Ruske (French Horn), Scott Hartman (Trombone), Sam Pilafian (Tuba)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; London, England 
Date of Recording: 08/1990 
Venue:  Berkshire Performing Arts Center, MA 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 

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