Handel* - Sir Thomas Beecham, Vyvyan*, Sinclair*, Vickers*, Tozzi*, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra* ‎– Messiah

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RCA Victor Gold Seal ‎– 09026-61266-2, BMG Classics ‎– 09026-61266-2
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3 × CD, Reissue, Remastered
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Messiah
Part I
1-1 Overture 4:47
1-2 Recit: Comfort Ye, My People (Tenor) 3:38
1-3 Air: Every Valley Shall Be Exalted (Tenor) 3:32
1-4 Chorus: And The Glory Of The Lord 3:36
1-5 Recit: Thus Saith The Lord Of Hosts (Bass) 1:52
1-6 Air: But Who May Abide (Bass) 5:01
1-7 Chorus: And He Shall Purify 3:11
1-8 Recit: Behold, A Virgin Shall Conceive (Contralto) 0:43
1-9 Air & Chorus: O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings (Contralto) 7:22
1-10 Recit: For, Behold, Darkness Shall Cover (Bass) 2:59
1-11 Air: The People That Walked In Darkness (Bass) 4:51
1-12 Chorus: For Unto Us A Child Is Born 4:49
1-13 Pastoral Symphony 4:37
1-14 Recit: There Were Shepherds Abiding (Soprano) 0:59
1-15 Recit: And The Angel Said Unto Them (Soprano) 0:53
1-16 Recit: And Suddenly There Was (Soprano) 0:21
1-17 Chorus: Glory To God In The Highest 2:17
1-18 Air: Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter (Soprano) 4:32
1-19 Recit: Then Shall The Eyes (Contralto) 0:31
1-20 Air: He Shall Feed His Flock; Come Unto Him (Contralto & Soprano) 6:12
1-21 Chorus: His Yoke Is Easy 3:03
Part II
2-1 Chorus: Behold The Lamb Of God 4:08
2-2 Air: He Was Despised (Contralto) 6:02
2-3 Chorus: Surely He Has Borne Our Griefs 2:59
2-4 Chorus: And With His Stripes We Are Healed 2:21
2-5 Chorus: All We Like Sheep Have Gone Astray 4:02
2-6 Recit: All They That See Him (Tenor) 0:53
2-7 Chorus: He Trusted In God 2:24
2-8 Recit: Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart (Tenor) 2:39
2-9 Air: Behold, And See If There Be (Tenor) 2:03
2-10 Recit: He Was Cut Off Out Of The Land (Tenor) 0:26
2-11 Air: But Thou Didst Not Leave (Tenor) 3:22
2-12 Chorus: Lift Up Your Heads 3:13
2-13 Air: How Beautiful Are The Feet (Soprano) 3:05
2-14 Chorus: Their Sound Is Gone Out Into All Lands 1:43
2-15 Air: Why Do The Nations So Furiously Rage (Bass) 2:53
2-16 Chorus: Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder 1:49
2-17 Recit: He That Dwelleth In Heaven (Tenor) 0:22
2-18 Air: Thou Shalt Break Them (Tenor) 2:10
2-19 Chorus: Hallelujah 3:32
Part III
2-20 Air: I Know That My Redeemer Livith (Soprano) 7:43
2-21 Chorus: Since By Man Came Death 2:30
2-22 Recit: Behold, I Tell You A Mystery (Bass) 0:42
2-23 Air: The Trumpet Shall Sound (Bass) 4:20
2-24 Chorus: Worthy Is The Lamb 7:52
Appendix
From Part II
3-1 Recit: Unto Which Of The Angels (Tenor) 0:26
3-2 Chorus: Let All The Angels Of God Worship Him 1:37
3-3 Air: Thou Art Gone Up On High (Bass) 3:59
3-4 Chorus: The Lord Gave The Word 1:12
From Part III
3-5 Recit: Then Shall Be Brought To Pass (Contralto) 0:21
3-6 Duet: O Death, Where Is Thy Sting (Contralto & Tenor) 1:24
3-7 Chorus: But Thanks Be To God 2:22
3-8 Air: If God Be For Us (Soprano) 5:35

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Notes

Recorded 1959.
© 1992, BMG Music.
Made in USA.

libretto in booklet

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  • Matrix / Runout (CD3): 09026612662D3
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