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The Magnificent Mr. Handel - Instrumental Music / Groves


Release Date: 03/17/1998 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 60293   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Alceste, HWV 45: Grand entrée by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749-1750; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
2.
Semele, HWV 58: Where'er you walk by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
3.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
4.
Samson, HWV 57: Minuet(s) by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
5.
Hercules, HWV 60: March in D major by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
6.
Concerto in F major, HWV 331 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
7.
Concerto a due cori no 1 in B flat major, HWV 332 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1746-1747; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
8.
Belshazzar, HWV 61: Martial Symphony by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
9.
Il Floridante, HWV 14: March "A" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1721; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
10.
Il Floridante, HWV 14: March "B" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1721; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
11.
Tolomeo, HWV 25: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1728; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
12.
Il parnasso in festa, HWV 73: Largo by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
13.
Il pastor fido, HWV 8a: Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1712/1734; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
14.
Saul, HWV 53: Dead March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
15.
Ezio, HWV 29: March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1732; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
16.
Scipione, HWV 20: March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
17.
Rodrigo, HWV 5: Passacaille by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1707; Italy 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
18.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
19.
Alcina, HWV 34: Questo č il cielo by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
20.
Ode for St Cecilia's Day, HWV 76: March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
21.
Athalia, HWV 52: The gods, whose chosen blessings shed by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1733; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
22.
Triumph of Time and Truth, HWV 71: Sonata in D major by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1757; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 
23.
Rinaldo, HWV 7: Grand March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; London, England 
Date of Recording: 09/1969 
Venue:  St. James Church, Warwickshire, England 

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