George Frideric Handel* ‎– The Power Of Händel - Best Of His Glorious Oratorios

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K&K Verlagsanstalt ‎– KuK 44
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1 Why Do The Nations (Air From Messiah)
Soloist, Bass Vocals – Christopher Purves
2:39
2 Let Us Break Their Bonds As Under (Chorus From Messiah) 1:35
3 He That Dwelleth In Heaven (Recitative From Messiah)
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
0:15
4 Thou Shalt Break Them (Air From Messiah)
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
2:04
5 Hallelujah (Chorus From Messiah) 3:34
6 Glory To God (Air And "Thunderchoir" From Joshua)
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
5:43
7 Shall I In Mamre's Fertile Plain (Air From Joshua)
Soloist, Bass Vocals – James Rutherford
2:52
8 For All These Mercies We Will Sing (Chorus From Joshua) 2:25
9 Oh! Had I Jubal‘s Lyre (Air From Joshua)
Soloist, Soprano Vocals – Miriam Allan
2:30
10 The Great Jehovah Is Our Awful Theme (Chorus From Joshua) 1:55
11 Your Harps And Cymbals Sound (Chorus Of Priests From Solomon) 3:24
12 The Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba (Sinfonia From Solomon) 2:15
13 Music Spread Thy Voice Around (Air And Chorus From Solomon)
Soloist, Countertenor Vocals – Michael Chance
3:02
14 Now A Diff'rent Measure Try (Air From Solomon)
Soloist, Countertenor Vocals – Michael Chance
0:29
15 Shake The Dome (Chorus From Solomon) 1:27
16 Then At Once From Rage Remove (Recitative From Solomon)
Soloist, Countertenor Vocals – Michael Chance
0:33
17 Draw The Tear From Hopeless Love (Chorus From Solomon) 3:06
18 Next The Tortur'd Soul Release (Recitative From Solomon) 0:16
19 Thus Rolling Surges Rise (Air From Solomon)
Soloist, Countertenor Vocals – Michael Chance
3:22
20 By Slow Degrees The Wrath Of God (Chorus Of Jews From Belshazzar) 4:52
21 Where Is The God Of Judah's Boasted Pow'r (Recitative From Belshazzar)
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
0:45
22 Help, Help The King! Behold! (Recitative And Chorus From Belshazzar)
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
2:26
23 Ye Sages, Welcome Always (Recitative From Belshazzar)
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
0:40
24 Alas, Too Hard A Task The King Imposes (Chorus Of Wise Men From Belshazzar) 0:27
25 Oh Misery! Oh Terror, Hopeless Grief! (Chorus Of Babylonians From Belshazzar) 1:58
26 Tell It Out Among The Heathen (Soli And Chorus From Belshazzar)
Soloist, Countertenor Vocals – Michael ChanceSoloist, Soprano Vocals – Miriam AllanSoloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
2:00
27 Already See, The Daughters Of The Land (Recitative From Saul)
Soloist, Soprano Vocals – Nancy Argenta
0:17
28 Welcome Mighty King (Chorus From Saul) 1:47
29 What Do I Hear (Accompagnato From Saul)
Soloist, Bass Vocals – Stephen Varcoe
0:26
30 David His Ten Thousands Slew (Chorus From Saul) 0:38
31 First Perish Thou And Perish All The World (Recitative From Jephtha)
Soloist, Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Melinda Paulsen
0:32
32 Let Other Creatures Die (Arioso From Jephtha)
Soloist, Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Melinda Paulsen
1:51
33 Awake The Trumpet’s Lofty Sound (Chorus From Samson) 1:51
34 Return, O God Of Hosts (Air And Chorus From Samson)
Soloist, Countertenor Vocals – Michael Chance
4:12
35 Sion Now Her Head Shall Raise (Duet From Judas Maccabaeus)
Soloist, Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Catherine KingSoloist, Soprano Vocals – Sinéad Pratschke
1:32
36 Tune Your Harps (Chorus From Judas Maccabaeus) 4:29
37 Sound An Alarm - We Hear The Pleasing Dreadful Call (Air And Chorus From Judas Maccabaeus)
Soloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
3:53
38 Sing Unto God (Chorus From Judas Maccabaeus)
Soloist, Countertenor Vocals – Charles HumphriesSoloist, Tenor Vocals – Mark Le Brocq
2:39
39 Hallelujah! Amen (Chorus From Judas Maccabaeus) 2:18

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Subtitle: <B>Outstanding Extracts with Soloists, Choir and Baroque Orchestra from the Oratorios Jephtha, Samson, Judas Maccabaeus, Saul, Belshazzar, Solomon, Messiah and Joshua, performanced in English according to the traditions of the time.</B>
Live Recordings of Concerts at the UNESCO World Heritage Site Maulbronn Monastery, 1998-2008.
Total Playing Time: 82:54

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 42 6000591 059 9
  • Label Code: LC 11277
  • SPARS Code: DDD
  • Other (ISBN): 978-3-930643-44-8

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