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Handel: Coronation Anthems, Dixit Dominus


Release Date: 03/01/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics Encore Catalog #: 85454   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Martin LaneRobert TearJohn Shirley-QuirkJohn Langdon,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir David WillcocksSir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber OrchestraCambridge King's College Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by George Frideric Handel. Ensembles: King's College Choir, Cambridge, English Chamber Orchestra. Conductors: Sir Philip Ledger, Sir David Willcocks. Includes work(s) by George Frideric Handel. Ensembles: King's College Choir, Cambridge, English Chamber Orchestra. Conductors: Sir Philip Ledger, Sir David Willcocks. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Dixit Dominus, HWV 232 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Martin Lane (Countertenor), Robert Tear (Tenor), John Shirley-Quirk (Bass),
John Langdon (Organ), Teresa Zylis-Gara (Soprano), Sir Andrew Davis (Harpsichord),
Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1707; Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1965 
Venue:  Chapel, King's College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 36 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
2. Coronation Anthems (4): no 3, HWV 260 "The king shall rejoice" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Butt (Harpsichord), David Briggs (Organ), Gerald Finley (Bass),
Michael Chance (Countertenor), Charles Daniels (Tenor), Paul Smy (Treble)
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 07/1982 
Venue:  Chapel, King's College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 12 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michael Chance (Countertenor), Charles Daniels (Tenor), Paul Smy (Treble),
David Briggs (Organ), John Butt (Harpsichord), Gerald Finley (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 07/1982 
Venue:  Chapel, King's College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. Coronation Anthems (4): no 2, HWV 259 "Let thy hand be strengthened" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  David Briggs (Organ), Charles Daniels (Tenor), Michael Chance (Countertenor),
Gerald Finley (Bass), John Butt (Harpsichord), Paul Smy (Treble)
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 07/1982 
Venue:  Chapel, King's College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 8 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Coronation Anthems (4): no 4, HWV 261 "My heart is inditing" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Paul Smy (Treble), Michael Chance (Countertenor), Charles Daniels (Tenor),
Gerald Finley (Bass), David Briggs (Organ), John Butt (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Cambridge King's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; London, England 
Date of Recording: 07/1982 
Venue:  Chapel, King's College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 12 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Coronation Anthems (1727), The King shall rejoice HWV260: The King shall Rejoice
Coronation Anthems (1727), The King shall rejoice HWV260: Exceeding glad shall he be
Coronation Anthems (1727), The King shall rejoice HWV260: Glory and great worship
Coronation Anthems (1727), The King shall rejoice HWV260: Thou hast prevented him
Coronation Anthems (1727), The King shall rejoice HWV260: Alleluja!
Coronation Anthems (1727): Zadok the Priest HWV 258
Coronation Anthems (1727), Let thy hand be strengthened HWV259: Let thy hand be strengthened
Coronation Anthems (1727), Let thy hand be strengthened HWV259: Let justice and judgement
Coronation Anthems (1727), Let thy hand be strengthened HWV259: Alleluja!
Coronation Anthems (1727), My heart is inditing HWV261: My heart in inditing
Coronation Anthems (1727), My heart is inditing HWV261: King's daughters
Coronation Anthems (1727), My heart is inditing HWV261: Upon thy right hand
Coronation Anthems (1727), My heart is inditing HWV261: Kings shall be thy nursing fathers
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): I. Dixit Dominus
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): II. Virgam virtutis
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): III. Tecum principium
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): IV. Juravit Dominus
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): V. Secundum ordinem Melchisedech
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): VI. Dominus a dextris tuis
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): VII. De torrento in via
Dixit Dominus (Psalm 109) (1988 Digital Remaster): VIII. Gloria

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