G.F. Händel* / Choir Of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford* • The Academy Of Ancient Music – Anthem For The Foundling Hospital • Ode For The Birthday Of Queen Anne
|A||Anthem For The Foundling Hospital||29:00|
|B||Ode For The Birthday Of Queen Anne||26:15|
- Bass Vocals – David Thomas (9)
- Choir – Choir Of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford*
- Composed By – Georg Friedrich Händel
- Conductor – Simon Preston
- Contralto Vocals – Shirley Minty (tracks: B)
- Countertenor Vocals – James Bowman (2)
- Orchestra – The Academy Of Ancient Music
- Painting – Antonio Canal "Canaletto"*
- Soprano Vocals – Emma Kirkby (tracks: A), Judith Nelson
- Tenor Vocals – Martyn Hill
To support the aid organization you could buy this album for 20 Dutch guilders and another 5 for postage.
Made in Holland. The DECCA Record Co. Ltd.
The Academy of Ancient Music on authentic instruments.
The sleeve notes on the back cover are in Dutch. Also the English song-texts are printed on the sleeve.
The painting on the front cover: "View on London from Richmond House Terrace" (detail) by Antonio Canal "Canaletto" (1697-1768) (London, Goodwood Collection - Photo: Archiv für Kunst und Geschichte).
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Runout side 1): ZTT 970 3X ▽E 420 11101 1 5
- Matrix / Runout (Runout side 2): ZTT 969 5X ▽E D 110