Handel* ‎– The Essential Handel

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Decca ‎– 444 543-2
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1-1 Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba (Solomon)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
3:11
1-2 Where'er You Walk (Semele)
Conductor – Sir Adrian BoultOrchestra – Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent GardenTenor Vocals – Kenneth McKellar
4:02
1-3 Hornpipe And Andante (Water Music - Suite)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
8:04
1-4 Air (Water Music - Suite)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
3:24
1-5 Bouree & Hornpipe (Water Music - Suite)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
1:33
1-6 Hornpipe (Water Music - Suite)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
4:06
1-7 Dove Sei (Rodelinda)
Conductor – Raymond LeppardContralto Vocals – Bernadette GreevyOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
4:20
1-8 Larghetto (Organ Concerto No. 13 In F, 'Cuckoo And Nightingale')
Conductor – Joshua RifkinOrchestra – Concertgebouw Chamber OrchestraOrgan – Peter Hurford
2:43
1-9 Allegro (Organ Concerto No. 13 In F, 'Cuckoo And Nightingale')
Conductor – Joshua RifkinOrchestra – Concertgebouw Chamber OrchestraOrgan – Peter Hurford
4:13
1-10 Organo Ad Libitum: Aria & Passepied Organ Concerto No. 13 In F, 'Cuckoo And Nightingale'
Composed By – Telemann*Conductor – Joshua RifkinOrchestra – Concertgebouw Chamber OrchestraOrgan – Peter Hurford
4:07
1-11 Larghetto (Organ Concerto No. 13 In F, 'Cuckoo And Nightingale')
Conductor – Joshua RifkinOrchestra – Concertgebouw Chamber OrchestraOrgan – Peter Hurford
3:14
1-12 Allegro (Organ Concerto No. 13 In F, 'Cuckoo And Nightingale')
Conductor – Joshua RifkinOrchestra – Concertgebouw Chamber OrchestraOrgan – Peter Hurford
3:11
1-13 Sarabande (Suite No. 11 In D Minor)
Harpsichord – Christopher Hogwood
2:54
1-14 Minuet (Overture To Berenice)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
4:10
1-15 Waft Her, Angels (Jephtha)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsTenor Vocals – Anthony Rolfe Johnson
4:51
1-16 See The Conquering Hero Comes (Judas Maccabaeus)
Choir – Handel Opera Society Chorus*Orchestra – Handel Opera Society Orchestra*
2:59
1-17 Largo (Xerxes)
Conductor – George SzellOrchestra – The London Symphony Orchestra
5:30
1-18 Zadok The Priest
Choir – The King's College Choir Of CambridgeConductor – Sir David Willcocks*Harpsichord – Thurston DartOrchestra – English Chamber Orchestra
5:53
2-1 Ouverture (Music For The Royal Fireworks)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
7:50
2-2 Bourree (Music For The Royal Fireworks)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
1:37
2-3 La Paix (Music For The Royal Fireworks)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
2:52
2-4 La Rejouissance (Music For The Royal Fireworks)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
1:58
2-5 Minuet And Trio (Music For The Royal Fireworks)
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
2:55
2-6 Return O God Of Hosts (Samson)
Conductor – Sir Adrian BoultContralto Vocals – Kathleen FerrierOrchestra – The London Philharmonic Orchestra
4:32
2-7 Andante / Allegro (Harp Concerto, Op.4 No.6)
Conductor – Iona BrownHarp – Marisa RoblesOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
3:51
2-8 Larghetto (Harp Concerto, Op.4 No.6)
Conductor – Iona BrownHarp – Marisa RoblesOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
4:36
2-9 Allegro Moderato (Harp Concerto, Op.4 No.6)
Conductor – Iona BrownHarp – Marisa RoblesOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
2:30
2-10 Let The Bright Seraphim (Samson)
Conductor – Francesco Molinari-PradelliOrchestra – Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent GardenSoprano Vocals – Joan SutherlandTrumpet – Harry Dilley
5:55
2-11 Concerto Grosso In D Major, Op.3 No.6
Conductor – Neville Marriner*Orchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
6:31
2-12 The Trumpet's Loud Clangor (Ode For St Cecilia's Day)
Conductor – Benjamin BrittenOrchestra – English Chamber OrchestraTenor Vocals – Peter Pears
3:54
2-13 March & Battle (Rinaldo)
Conductor – Richard BonyngeOrchestra – English Chamber Orchestra
2:38
2-14 Vivi Tiranno (Rodelinda)
Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Marilyn HorneOrchestra – Vienna Cantata Orchestra
6:05
1-15 For Unto Us A Child Is Born (Messiah)
Bass Vocals – Gwynne HowellCello [Continuo] – Nicholas KraemerChoir – Chorus Of St Martin In The FieldsHarpsichord – Kenneth HeathOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsOrgan [Chamber] – Christopher HogwoodSoprano Vocals – Elly AmelingTrumpet – John Wilbraham
3:36
1-16 I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (Messiah)
Bass Vocals – Gwynne HowellCello [Continuo] – Nicholas KraemerChoir – Chorus Of St Martin In The FieldsHarpsichord – Kenneth HeathOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsOrgan [Chamber] – Christopher HogwoodSoprano Vocals – Elly AmelingTrumpet – John Wilbraham
5:13
1-17 The Trumpet Shall Sound (Messiah)
Bass Vocals – Gwynne HowellCello [Continuo] – Nicholas KraemerChoir – Chorus Of St Martin In The FieldsHarpsichord – Kenneth HeathOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsOrgan [Chamber] – Christopher HogwoodSoprano Vocals – Elly AmelingTrumpet – John Wilbraham
4:00
1-18 Hallelujah! (Messiah)
Bass Vocals – Gwynne HowellCello [Continuo] – Nicholas KraemerChoir – Chorus Of St Martin In The FieldsHarpsichord – Kenneth HeathOrchestra – The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-FieldsOrgan [Chamber] – Christopher HogwoodSoprano Vocals – Elly AmelingTrumpet – John Wilbraham
3:40

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