Handel* : The King's Consort, Choir Of New College, Oxford*, Robert King (9) ‎– Musick For The Royal Fireworks • Four Coronation Anthems

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Hyperion ‎– CDA66350
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1 Zadok The Priest, HWV258
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
5:33
My Heart Is Inditing, HWV261 11:58
2 My Heart Is Inditing Of A Good Matter
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
2:46
3 Kings' Daughters Were Among Thy Honourable Women
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
2:58
4 Upon Thy Right Hand Did Stand The Queen In Vesture Of Gold
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
3:05
5 Kings Shall Be Thy Nursing Fathers
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
3:08
Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened, HWV259 7:51
6 Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
3:02
7 Let Justice And Judgement Be The Preparation Of Thy Seat
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
2:59
8 Alleluia
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
1:50
The King Shall Rejoice, HWV260 10:54
9 The King Shall Rejoice In Thy Strength
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
2:44
10 Exceeding Glad Shall He Be
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
3:00
11 Glory And Great Worship
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
2:35
12 Alleluia
Choir – Choir Of New College, Oxford*Directed By [Choir] – Edward Higginbottom
2:31
Musick For The Royal Fireworks 20:10
13 Ouverture 9:45
14 Bourrée 1:38
15 La Paix 3:33
16 La Réjouissance 2:17
17 Menuet I And II 2:46

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(P) & (C) Hyperion Records Ltd, London, MCMLXXXIX.
Made in England.

Recorded in St Barnabas’s Church, Woodside Park, on 16 January 1989 (Fireworks) and the Church of St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead, London, on 27 28 February 1989 (Anthems).

Pitch: A = 415Hz Temperament: Vallotti, prepared by Justin Sillman.

Front illustration: The building erected in Green Park for the firework display to celebrate the Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle in 1749.
Coloured engraving reproduced by permission of the Gerald Coke Collection.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 34571 16350 5
  • Label Code: LC7533

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