Part The First
A11. Symphony (Grave—Allegro Moderato)3:35
A2a2. Accompagnato (Larghetto E Piano) Tenore "Comfort Ye"
A2b3. Air (Andante) Tenore "Ev'ry Valley"6:37
A34. Chorus (Allegro) "And The Glory Of The Lord"2:29
A4a5. Accompagnato, Basso "Thus Saith The Lord"
A4b6. Air (Larghetto) Alto "But Who May Abide"5:40
A57. Chorus "And He Shall Purify", Recitative Alto "Behold A Virgin Shall Conceive"3:43
A68. Air And Chorus (Andante) Alto "O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion"6:16
B1a9. Accompagnato (Andante Larghetto) Basso "For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover The Earth"
B1b10. Air (Larghetto) Basso "The People That Walked In Darkness"5:50
B211. Chorus (Andante Allegro) "For Unto Us A Child Is Born"4:56
B312. Pifa (Larghetto E Mezzo Piano) Soprano "There Were Shepherds"0:58
B4a13. Accompagnato (Andante) Soprano "And Lo, The Angel Of The Lord" Recitative Soprano "And The Angel Said Unto Them"
B4b14. Accompagnato (Allegro) Soprano "And Suddenly There Was With The Angel"1:33
B515. Chorus (Allegro) "Glory To God"2:08
B616. Air (Allegro) Soprano "Rejoice Greatly" Recitative Alto "The Shall The Eyes Of The Blind"4:42
B717. Duet (Larghetto E Piano) Alto/Soprano "He Shall Feed His Flock"6:30
B818. Chorus (Allegro) "His Yoke Was Easy"2:51
Part The Second
C119. Chorus (Largo) "Behold The Lamb Of God"2:47
C220. Air (Largo) Alto "He Was Despised"11:50
C3a21. Chorus (Largo E Staccato) "Surely, He Hath Borne Our Griefs"
C3b22. Chorus (Alla Breve, Moderato) "And With His Stripes"
C3c23. Chorus (Allegro Moderato) All We Like Sheep Have Gone Astray"7:57
D1a24. Accompagnato (Larghetto) Tenore "All They That See Him"
D1b25. Chorus (Allegro) "He Trusted In God"3:16
D2a26. Accompagnato (Largo) Soprano "Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart"
D2b27. Arioso (Largo E Piano) Soprano "Behold And See"
D2c28. Accompagnato Tenore "He Was Cut Off"
D2d29. Air (Andante Larghetto) Tenore "But Thou Didst Not Leave"6:23
D3a30. Chorus (A Tempo Ordinario) "Lift Up Your Heads" Recitative Tenor "Unto Which Of The Angels"
D3b31. Chorus (Allegro) "Let All The Angels Of God"4:41
D432. Air (Larghetto) Alto "Thou Art Gone Up On High"3:15
D533. Chorus (Andante Allegro) "The Lord Gave The Word"1:15
E1a34. Air (Larghetto) Soprano "How Beautiful Are The Feet Of Them"
E1b35. Chorus (A Tempo Ordinario) "Their Sound Is Gone Out2:37
E2a36. Air (Allegro)
E2b37. Chorus (Allegro E Staccato) "Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder" Recitative Tenore "He That Dwelleth In Heaven"5:50
E338. Air (Andante) Tenore "Thou Shalt Break Them"2:12
E439. Chorus (Allegro) "Hallelujah"3:37
Part The Third
E540. Air (Larghetto) Soprano "I Know That My Redeemer Liveth"5:58
E641. Chorus (Grave—Allegro) "Since By Man Came Death"1:58
F1a42. Accompagnato Basso "Behold, I Tell You A Mystery""
F1b43. Air (Pomposo, Ma Non Allegro) Basso "The Trumpet Shall Sound" Recitativo Alto "Then Shall Be Brought To Pass"9:46
F2a44. Duet (Andante) Alto/Tenore "O Death, Where Is Thy Sting"
F2b45. Chorus "But Thanks Be To God"3:22
F346. Air (Larghetto) Soprano "If God Be For Us"4:52
F447. Chorus (Largo—Andante; Larghetto; Allegro Moderato) "Worthy Is The Lamb"6:44

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Complete list of orchestra musicians is included
Live performance November 1982 in Berwald Hall Stockholm
Bible text in German, English and French
Liner notes in German, English and French

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Messiah (3×LP, Stereo, DMM, Box Set, )TELDEC, TELDEC6.35617, 6.35617 FRGermany1983
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