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Hallelujah - Handel: Choruses / Gardiner, Monteverdi Choir


Release Date: 01/13/1998 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 456502   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Carolyn WatkinsonPaul NicholsonAlastair Ross
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque SoloistsMonteverdi Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Eglise de Liban, Paris, France 
Language: English 
2. Alexander's Feast, HWV 75: The many rend the skies by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1987 
Venue:  Live  Stadthalle Göttingen, Germany 
Language: English 
3. Messiah, HWV 56: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1982 
Venue:  St. John's, London, England 
Language: English 
4. Saul, HWV 53: O fatal consequence of rage by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1989 
Venue:  Live  Stadthalle, Göttingen, Germany 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is performed in a revised version by John Eliot Gardiner and Anthony Hicks. 
5. Saul, HWV 53: Mourn, Israel, Mourn by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1989 
Venue:  Live  Stadthalle, Göttingen, Germany 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is performed in a revised version by John Eliot Gardiner
and Anthony Hicks. 
6. Saul, HWV 53: Envy, eldest born of hell by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1989 
Venue:  Live  Stadthalle, Göttingen, Germany 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is performed in a revised version by John Eliot Gardiner
and Anthony Hicks. 
7. Solomon, HWV 67: Your harps and cymbals sound by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1984 
Venue:  St. John's, London, England 
Language: English 
8. Solomon, HWV 67: May no rash intruder by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1984 
Venue:  St. John's, London, England 
Language: English 
9. Solomon, HWV 67: Draw the tear by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Carolyn Watkinson (Alto)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1984 
Venue:  St. John's, London, England 
Language: English 
10. Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1982 
Venue:  St. John's, London, England 
Language: English 
11. Israel in Egypt, HWV 54: He gave them hailstones by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1990 
Language: English 
12. Israel in Egypt, HWV 54: He sent a thick darkness by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1990 
Language: English 
13. Israel in Egypt, HWV 54: He smote all the firstborn of Egypt by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1990 
Language: English 
14. Israel in Egypt, HWV 54: The people shall hear and be afraid by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1990 
Language: English 
15. Jephtha, HWV 70: Cherub and Seraphim, unbodied forms by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Paul Nicholson (Organ), Alastair Ross (Organ)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1752; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Live  Stadthalle, Göttingen, Germany 
Language: English 
16. Jephtha, HWV 70: Doubtful fear and rev'rent awe by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alastair Ross (Organ), Paul Nicholson (Organ)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1752; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Live  Stadthalle, Göttingen, Germany 
Language: English 
17. Jephtha, HWV 70: How dark, o Lord, are thy decrees by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alastair Ross (Organ), Paul Nicholson (Organ)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1752; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Live  Stadthalle, Göttingen, Germany 
Language: English 
18. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1982 
Venue:  St. John's, London, England 
Language: English 
19. Solomon, HWV 67: With pious heart by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Language: English 

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