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Highlights From Handel's Messiah

London Symphony Orchestra
Release Date: 10/16/2012 
Label:  Word   Catalog #: 888638   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Bill RileyEllen DockeryRussell MauldinShane McConnell,   ... 
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Messiah, HWV 56: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Angel Recording Studios Ltd., London, En 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
2.
Messiah: Every valley shall be exalted by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Bill Riley ()
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; England 
Venue:  Angel Recording Studios Ltd., London, En 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3.
Messiah, HWV 56: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Ellen Dockery (Voice), Russell Mauldin (Voice), Shane McConnell (Voice),
Dave Durham (Voice), Jon Sherberg (Voice), Penny Schaffer (Voice),
Rick Stewart (Voice), Tammy Boyer (Voice), Jane Sherberg (Voice),
Sheldon Curry (Voice), Lisa Cochran (Voice), Sarah Huffman (Voice),
Marabeth Jordan (Voice), Bill George (Voice), Travis Cottrell (Voice),
Stephanie Hall (Voice), Gary Robinson (Voice)
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
4.
Messiah, HWV 56: And He shall purify the sons of Levi by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Gary Robinson (Voice), Shane McConnell (Voice), Dave Durham (Voice),
Rick Stewart (Voice), Jane Sherberg (Voice), Sheldon Curry (Voice),
Penny Schaffer (Voice), Jon Sherberg (Voice), Tammy Boyer (Voice),
Sarah Huffman (Voice), Lisa Cochran (Voice), Marabeth Jordan (Voice),
Travis Cottrell (Voice), Bill George (Voice), Stephanie Hall (Voice),
Ellen Dockery (Voice), Russell Mauldin (Voice)
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
5.
Messiah, HWV 56: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Russell Mauldin (Voice), Rick Stewart (Voice), Jane Sherberg (Voice),
Tammy Boyer (Voice), Sarah Huffman (Voice), Sheldon Curry (Voice),
Lisa Cochran (Voice), Travis Cottrell (Voice), Marabeth Jordan (Voice),
Bill George (Voice), Stephanie Hall (Voice), Ellen Dockery (Voice),
Gary Robinson (Voice), Shane McConnell (Voice), Penny Schaffer (Voice),
Jon Sherberg (Voice), Dave Durham (Voice)
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
6.
Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Rick Stewart (Voice), Tammy Boyer (Voice), Jane Sherberg (Voice),
Sheldon Curry (Voice), Penny Schaffer (Voice), Sarah Huffman (Voice),
Lisa Cochran (Voice), Marabeth Jordan (Voice), Travis Cottrell (Voice),
Bill George (Voice), Stephanie Hall (Voice), Gary Robinson (Voice),
Ellen Dockery (Voice), Shane McConnell (Voice), Russell Mauldin (Voice),
Dave Durham (Voice), Jon Sherberg (Voice)
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
7.
Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Angel Recording Studios Ltd., London, En 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
8.
Messiah: And Suddenly There Was With The Angel / Glory To God by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kristine D. Stroupe (), Tammy Boyer (Voice), Rick Stewart (Voice),
Jane Sherberg (Voice), Sarah Huffman (Voice), Lisa Cochran (Voice),
Sheldon Curry (Voice), Marabeth Jordan (Voice), Bill George (Voice),
Travis Cottrell (Voice), Stephanie Hall (Voice), Ellen Dockery (Voice),
Gary Robinson (Voice), Russell Mauldin (Voice), Shane McConnell (Voice),
Dave Durham (Voice), Jon Sherberg (Voice), Penny Schaffer (Voice)
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
9.
Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed His flock by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kristine D. Stroupe ()
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; England 
Venue:  Angel Recording Studios Ltd., London, En 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
10.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Rick Stewart (Voice), Gary Robinson (Voice), Jane Sherberg (Voice),
Lisa Cochran (Voice), Tammy Boyer (Voice), Shane McConnell (Voice),
Marabeth Jordan (Voice), Sarah Huffman (Voice), Sheldon Curry (Voice),
Bill George (Voice), Russell Mauldin (Voice), Dave Durham (Voice),
Jon Sherberg (Voice), Travis Cottrell (Voice), Stephanie Hall (Voice),
Ellen Dockery (Voice), Penny Schaffer (Voice)
Conductor:  Don Wyrtzen
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 Symphony [Overture]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 Symphony [Overture]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted" [Tenor]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted" [Tenor]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "And The Glory of the Lord" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "And The Glory of the Lord" [Chorus]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "And He Shall Purify" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "And He Shall Purify" [Chorus]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion" [Alto]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion" [Alto]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "For Unto Us A Child Is Born" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "For Unto Us A Child Is Born" [Chorus]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 Pifa - "Pastoral Symphony": Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 Pifa - "Pastoral Symphony"
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "And Suddenly There Was With The Angel" [Soprano] / "Glory To God" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "And Suddenly There Was With The Angel" [Soprano] / "Glory To God" [Chorus]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "He Shall Feed His Flock Like A Shepherd" [Alto]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 1 "He Shall Feed His Flock Like A Shepherd" [Alto]
Messiah HWV56 : Part 2 "Hallelujah" [Chorus]: Handel : Messiah HWV56 : Part 2 "Hallelujah" [Chorus]

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