Sir David Willcocks*, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, NightPro Orchestra* ‎– George Frideric Handel's Messiah

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NightPro ‎– NP-1001
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2 × CD, Album
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Tracklist

Disc 1 -
First Part -
1 Sinfony 3:39
2 Comfort Ye My People...Accompagnato (Tenor) 2:38
3 Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted...Air (Tenor) 3:15
4 And The Glory Of The Lord...Chorus 3:00
5 Thus Saith The Lord Of Hosts...Accompagnato (Bass) 1:31
6 But Who May Abide...Air (Counter-Tenor) 4:22
7 And He Shall Purify...Chorus 2:23
8 Behold A Virgin...Recitative (Counter-Tenor), Air (Alto) & Chorus 5:51
9 For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover...Accompagnato (Bass) 1:49
10 The People That Walked...Air (Bass) 3:42
11 For Unto Us A Child Is Born...Chorus 4:15
12 Pastoral Symphony 2:47
13 There Were Shepherds...Recitative & Accompagnato (Soprano) 1:29
14 Glory To God In The Highest...Chorus 2:02
15 Rejoice greatly...Air (Soprano) 4:10
16 Then Shall The Eyes Of The Blind...Recitative (Counter-Tenor) 0:29
17 He Shall Feed His Flock...Air (Alto) 5:02
18 His Yoke Is Easy...Chorus 2:31
Second Part -
19 Behold The Lamb Of God...Chorus 3:04
20 He Was Despised...Air (Counter-Tenor) 10:49
Disc 2 -
1 Surely, He Hath Borne...Chorus 2:03
2 And With His Stripes...Chorus 1:51
3 All We Like Sheep...Chorus 4:05
4 All They That See Him...Accompagnato (Tenor) 0:43
5 He Trusted In God...Chorus 2:25
6 Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart...Accompagnato & Air (Tenor) 5:18
7 Lift Up Your Heads...Chorus 2:23
8 Unto Which Of The Angels...Recitative (Tenor) 0:17
9 Let All The Angels Of God Worship Him. Chorus 1:29
10 Thou Art Gone Up On High...Air (Counter-Tenor) 3:10
11 The Lord Gave The World...Chorus 1:18
12 How Beautiful Are The Feet...Air (Soprano) 2:03
13 Their Sound Is Gone Out...Chorus 1:31
14 Why Do The Nations So Furiously Rage...Air (Bass) 2:45
15 Let Us Break Their Bonds...Chorus 1:57
16 He That Dwelleth In Heaven...Recitative & Air (Tenor) 2:18
17 Hallelujah...Chorus 4:12
Third Part -
18 I Know That My Redeemer Liveth...Air (Soprano) 6:06
19 Since By Man Came Death...Chorus 2:04
20 Behold, I Tell You A Mystery...Accompagnato & Air (Bass) 9:00
21 Then Shall Be Brought To Pass..Air (Counter-Tenor) 0:17
22 O Death, Where Is Thy Sting...Duet (Counter-Tenor, Tenor) 1:05
23 But Thanks Be To God...Chorus 2:07
24 If God Be For Us Who Can Be Against Us...Air (Soprano) 4:41
25 Worthy Is The Lamb...Chorus 7:30

Notes

Handel: Messiah, oratorio HWV 56 (Complete) (1995)

In this 1995 recording, Sir David Willcocks conducts The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The NightPro Symphony Orchestra, and soloists Lorna Anderson, Paul Esswood, Neil Mackie, and Stephen Roberts in a complete recording of Handel's enduring masterpiece. This performance was called the "Best [Messiah] Recording of All Time" by Billboard Magazine.

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