Händel - Colin Davis - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk - Messiah

Artist:
Händel
Category:
Classical
Name:
Colin Davis - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk - Messiah
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Philips ‎– 420 865-4
Series: Silver Line Classics –
Type: 2 x Cassette, Remastered, Stereo
Country: Netherlands
Date of released: 1987
Category: Classical
Style: Baroque, Religious, Oratorio



Tracklist

Part I
1-1 Sinfonia 4:08
1-2 Recitativo Accompagnato: Comfort Ye, My People 3:08
1-3 Aria: Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted 3:26
1-4 Coro: And The Glory Of The Lord 2:46
1-5 Recitativo Accompagnato: Thus Saith The Lord 1:30
1-6 Aria: But Who May Abide The Day Of His Coming 4:19
1-7 Coro: And He Shall Purify 2:14
1-8a Recitativo: Behold A Virgin Shall Conceive 6:39
1-8b Aria: O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion
1-8c Coro: O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion
1-9a Recitativo Accompagnato: For Behold Darkness Shall Cover The Earth 6:00
1-9b Aria: The People That Walked In Darkness
2-1 Coro: For Unto Us A Child Is Born 3:56
2-2 Pifa-Sinfoia Pastorale 3:02
2-3 Recitativo: There Were Shepherds 1:26
2-3A Recitativo Accompagnato: And Lo, The Angel Of The Lord
2-3B Recitativo: And The Angel Said Unto Them
2-3C Recitativo Accompagnato: And Suddenly There Was With The Angel
2-4 Coro: Glory To God 1:53
2-5 Aria: Rejoice Greatly 4:10
2-6 Recitativo: Then Shall The Eyes Of The Blind 0:28
2-7 Duetto: He Shall Feed His Flock 5:09
2-8 Coro: His Yoke Is Easy 2:08
Part II
3-1 Coro: Behold The Lamb Of God 3:07
3-2 Aria: He Was Despised 9:30
3-3 Coro: Surely He Hath Born Our Griefs 8:46
3-4 Coro: And With His Stripes
3-5 Coro: All We Like Sheep Have Gone Astray
3-6 Recitativo Accompagnato: All They That See Him 0:46
3-7 Coro: He Trusted In God 2:22
3-8 Recitativo Accompagnato: Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart 1:44
3-9 Arioso: Behold And See 1:22
3-10 Recitativo Accompagnato: He Was Cut Off 2:50
3-11 Aria: But Thou Didn't Not Leave
3-12 Coro: Lift Up Your Heads 3:13
3-13 Recitativo: Unto Which Of The Angels 1:39
3-14 Coro: Let All The Angels Of God
3-15 Aria: Thou Art Gone Up On High 3:18
3-16 Coro: The Lord Gave The Word 1:09
3-17 Aria: How Beautiful Are The Feet 2:28
3-18 Coro: Their Sound Is Gone Out 1:32
3-19 Aria: Why Do The Nations? 2:43
3-20 Coro: Let's Break Their Bonds Asunder 1:39
3-21 Recitativo: He That Dwelleth in Heaven 2:23
3-22 Aria: Thou Shalt Break Them
4-1 Coro: Hallelujah 3:51
Part III
4-2 Aria: I Know That My Redeemer Liveth 6:16
4-3 Coro: Since By Man Came Death 2:08
4-4 Recitativo Accompagnato: Behold, I Tell You A Mystery 0:37
4-5 Aria: The Trumpet Shall Sound 8:30
4-6 Recitativo: Then Shall Be Brought To Pass 3:48
4-7 Duetto: O Death Where Is Thy Sting?
4-8 Coro: But Thanks Be To God
4-9 Aria: If God Be With Us 4:19
4-10 Coro: Worthy Is The Lamb 7:10
4-11 Coro: Amen

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – The Image Bank
  • Copyright (c) – Philips

Credits

  • Alto Vocals – Helen Watts
  • Bass Vocals – John Shirley-Quirk
  • Choir – London Symphony Choir*
  • Chorus Master – John Alldis
  • Composed By – Georg Friedrich Händel
  • Conductor – Colin Davis*
  • Harpsichord – Leslie Pearson
  • Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
  • Organ – Ralph Downes
  • Soprano Vocals – Heather Harper
  • Tenor Vocals – John Wakefield
  • Trumpet – William Lang

Notes

Comes in double cassette case with 8 page J insert.
Tracks listed here in order of play on each side, but booklet describes them as tracks 1-52

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 28942 08654 8
  • Distribution Code: PG 719

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SAL 3584-6 Händel* - Colin Davis* - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir* - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk Händel* - Colin Davis* - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir* - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk - Messiah ‎(3xLP + Box) Philips SAL 3584-6 UK 1966
PHS3-992 Händel* - Colin Davis* - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir* - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk Händel* - Colin Davis* - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir* - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk - Der Messias ‎(3xLP + Box) Philips PHS3-992 Canada Unknown
GLS 180/82 Händel* - Colin Davis* - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir* - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk Händel* - Colin Davis* - The London Symphony Orchestra - London Symphony Choir* - Heather Harper - Helen Watts - John Wakefield - John Shirley-Quirk - Der Messias ‎(3xLP) Philips GLS 180/82 Australia 1978
438 356-2 Handel* - Harper*, Watts*, Wakefield*, Shirley-Quirk*, London Symphony Orchestra* And Chorus*, Sir Colin Davis Handel* - Harper*, Watts*, Wakefield*, Shirley-Quirk*, London Symphony Orchestra* And Chorus*, Sir Colin Davis - Messiah ‎(2xCD, RE, RM) Philips 438 356-2 US 1993
PHM 2-595 Handel*, London Symphony Orchestra* And Chorus* | Colin Davis* Handel*, London Symphony Orchestra* And Chorus* | Colin Davis* - Messiah ‎(2xLP, Mono, Club, RE, CC ) Philips PHM 2-595 US Unknown