WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Handel: Messiah Highlights / Richter, Donath, Et Al


Release Date: 10/14/2003 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000125502   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Stuart BurrowsDonald McIntyreAnna ReynoldsHelen Donath
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraJohn Alldis Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Works on This Recording

1. Messiah, HWV 56: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
2. Messiah, HWV 56: Comfort ye my people by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Stuart Burrows (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Messiah, HWV 56: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Stuart Burrows (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
4. Messiah, HWV 56: And He shall purify the sons of Levi by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Stuart Burrows (Tenor), Donald McIntyre (Bass), Anna Reynolds (Alto),
Helen Donath (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
5. Messiah, HWV 56: Behold a Virgin shall conceive by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Anna Reynolds (Alto), Stuart Burrows (Tenor), Donald McIntyre (Bass),
Helen Donath (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 0 Minutes 35 Secs. 
6. Messiah, HWV 56: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Donald McIntyre (Bass), Stuart Burrows (Tenor), Anna Reynolds (Alto),
Helen Donath (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
7. Messiah, HWV 56: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
8. Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
9. Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10. Messiah, HWV 56: There were shepherds abiding in the field by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Helen Donath (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
11. Messiah, HWV 56: Glory to God in the highest by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Helen Donath (Soprano), Anna Reynolds (Alto)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
12. Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed His flock...Come unto Him by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Helen Donath (Soprano), Anna Reynolds (Alto)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
13. Messiah, HWV 56: All we like sheep have gone astray by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Anna Reynolds (Alto), Helen Donath (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
14. Messiah, HWV 56: Thy rebuke hath broken his heart by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Stuart Burrows (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 38 Secs. 
15. Messiah, HWV 56: Behold and see if there be any sorrow by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Stuart Burrows (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
16. Messiah, HWV 56: The Lord gave the word by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 4 Secs. 
17. Messiah, HWV 56: Why do the nations so furiously rage by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Donald McIntyre (Bass)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
18. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
19. Messiah, HWV 56: I know that my redeemer liveth by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Helen Donath (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
20. Messiah, HWV 56: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: English 
21. Messiah, HWV 56: Amen by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  Brent Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook