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Handel: Messiah - Highlights / Bernstein, New York Po


Release Date: 01/10/1991 
Label:  Cbs Great Performances Catalog #: 38481   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  David LloydRussell OberlinAdele AddisonWilliam Warfield
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicWestminster Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Messiah, HWV 56: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  David Lloyd (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
2.
Messiah, HWV 56: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
3.
Messiah, HWV 56: And He shall purify the sons of Levi by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
4.
Messiah, HWV 56: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Russell Oberlin (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
5.
Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
6.
Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed His flock...Come unto Him by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Adele Addison (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
7.
Messiah, HWV 56: Lift up your heads, o ye gates by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
8.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
9.
Messiah, HWV 56: I know that my redeemer liveth by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Adele Addison (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
10.
Messiah, HWV 56: The trumpet shall sound by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  William Warfield (Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
11.
Messiah, HWV 56: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
12.
Messiah, HWV 56: Amen by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 

Sound Samples

Air: Every valley shall be exalted (Voice)
Chorus: And the glory of the Lord (Voice)
Chorus: And He shall purify (Voice)
Air: O thou that tellest good tidings to zion (Voice)
Chorus: For unto us a Child is born (Voice)
Air: He shall feed His flock (Voice)
Chorus: Lift up your heads (Voice)
Hallelujah! (Voice)
Air: I know that my redeemer liveth (Voice)
Air: The trumpet shall sound (Voice)
Chorus: Worthy is the Lamb; Blessing and honor; Amen (Voice)

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