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Disc 1

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - Old Testament, lyricist(s)

  Zadok the Priest, HWV 258
1.   I. Zadok the Priest 00:01:55
2.   II. And all the people rejoiced 00:00:52
3.   III. God save the King 00:02:57

Handel, George Frideric

  Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: III. La paix
4.   Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: III. La paix 00:03:26
  Concerto grosso No. 12 in B Minor, HWV 330 (Op. 6): III. Larghetto, e piano - Variatio
5.   Concerto grosso No. 12 in B Minor, HWV 330 (Op. 6): III. Larghetto, e piano - Variatio 00:03:43

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part III: I know that my redeemer liveth
6.   Messiah, HWV 56, Part III: I know that my redeemer liveth 00:06:10

Handel, George Frideric

  Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63, Part III: See, the conqu'ring hero comes!
7.   Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63, Part III: See, the conqu'ring hero comes! 00:03:07
  Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F Major, HWV 348: I. Overture: Largo - Allegro
8.   Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F Major, HWV 348: I. Overture: Largo - Allegro 00:03:09

Handel, George Frideric
Rossi, Giacomo, lyricist(s)

  Rinaldo, HWV 7a: Lascia ch'io pianga (Let me lament)
9.   Rinaldo, HWV 7a: Lascia ch'io pianga (Let me lament) 00:03:41

Handel, George Frideric

  Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E Major, HWV 430: IV. Air, "Harmonious Blacksmith"
10.   Keyboard Suite No. 5 in E Major, HWV 430: IV. Air, "Harmonious Blacksmith" 00:04:39

Handel, George Frideric
Philips, Ambrose, lyricist(s)

  Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74: I. Eternal source of light divine
11.   Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV 74: I. Eternal source of light divine 00:03:36

Handel, George Frideric

  Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: IV. Le rejouissance
12.   Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: IV. Le rejouissance 00:03:07
  Concerto grosso No. 6 in D Major, HWV 317 (Op. 3): I. Vivace
13.   Concerto grosso No. 6 in D Major, HWV 317 (Op. 3): I. Vivace 00:02:42

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - Old Testament, lyricist(s)

  Dixit Dominus, HWV 232: I. Dixit Dominus Domino meo
14.   Dixit Dominus, HWV 232: I. Dixit Dominus Domino meo 00:05:36

Handel, George Frideric

  Saul, HWV 53, Act III: Dead March: Grave
15.   Saul, HWV 53, Act III: Dead March: Grave 00:03:07
  6 Recorder Sonatas, Op. 1: No. 4 in A Minor, HWV 362: II. Allegro
16.   6 Recorder Sonatas, Op. 1: No. 4 in A Minor, HWV 362: II. Allegro 00:03:11

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: How beautiful are the feet
17.   Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: How beautiful are the feet 00:03:28

Handel, George Frideric

  Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F Major, HWV 348: III. Allegro - IV. Andante - Allegro
18.   Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F Major, HWV 348: III. Allegro - IV. Andante - Allegro 00:07:02


Disc 2

Handel, George Frideric

  Solomon, HWV 67, Act III: Sinfonia, "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"
1.   Solomon, HWV 67, Act III: Sinfonia, "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba" 00:03:28

Handel, George Frideric
Dryden, John, lyricist(s)

  Ode for St Cecilia’s Day, HWV 76: IV. What passion cannot music raise and quell
2.   Ode for St Cecilia’s Day, HWV 76: IV. What passion cannot music raise and quell 00:08:20

Handel, George Frideric

  Oboe Concerto No. 3 in G Minor, HWV 287: III. Sarabande: Largo
3.   Oboe Concerto No. 3 in G Minor, HWV 287: III. Sarabande: Largo 00:03:04

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: He was despised
4.   Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: He was despised 00:05:02

Handel, George Frideric

  Concerto grosso No. 6 in G Minor, HWV 324 (Op. 6): I. Larghetto e affettuoso
5.   Concerto grosso No. 6 in G Minor, HWV 324 (Op. 6): I. Larghetto e affettuoso 00:03:30

Handel, George Frideric
Hamilton, Newburgh, lyricist(s)

  Samson, HWV 57, Act III: Let the Bright Seraphim
6.   Samson, HWV 57, Act III: Let the Bright Seraphim 00:05:27

Handel, George Frideric

  Organ Concerto No. 13 in F Major, HWV 295, "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale": II. Allegro
7.   Organ Concerto No. 13 in F Major, HWV 295, "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale": II. Allegro 00:03:19
  Violin Sonata No. 7 in D Major, HWV 371: III. Larghetto
8.   Violin Sonata No. 7 in D Major, HWV 371: III. Larghetto 00:03:36
  Concerto a due cori No. 3 in F Major, HWV 334: III. A tempo ordinario
9.   Concerto a due cori No. 3 in F Major, HWV 334: III. A tempo ordinario 00:04:09

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: For unto us a child is born
10.   Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: For unto us a child is born 00:04:08

Handel, George Frideric

  Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F Major, HWV 348: VI. Air
11.   Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F Major, HWV 348: VI. Air 00:01:58
  Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D Major, HWV 349: II. Alla Hornpipe
12.   Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D Major, HWV 349: II. Alla Hornpipe 00:02:56

Handel, George Frideric
Minato, Nicolo, lyricist(s)

  Serse (Xerxes), HWV 40, Act I: Ombra mai fu, "Largo"
13.   Serse (Xerxes), HWV 40, Act I: Ombra mai fu: Largo (Serse) 00:03:26

Handel, George Frideric

  Concerto grosso No. 3 in G Major, HWV 317 (Op. 3): II. Allegro
14.   Concerto grosso No. 3 in G Major, HWV 317 (Op. 3): II. Allegro 00:02:32
  Te Deum in D Major, HWV 283, "Dettingen": XII. Vouchsafe, O Lord, to keep us this day
15.   Te Deum in D Major, HWV 283, "Dettingen": XII. Vouchsafe, O Lord, to keep us this day 00:02:14
  Concerto grosso in C Major, HWV 318, "Alexander’s Feast": III. Allegro
16.   Concerto grosso in C Major, HWV 318, "Alexander’s Feast": III. Allegro 00:03:24

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: Hallelujah
17.   Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: Hallelujah 00:03:45

Total Playing Time: 02:09:46






Composer(s):
Handel, George Frideric

Lyricist(s):
Bible - New Testament; Bible - Old Testament; Dryden, John; Hamilton, Newburgh; Minato, Nicolo; Philips, Ambrose; Rossi, Giacomo

Conductor(s):
Creswick, Bradley; Edlinger, Richard; Helbich, Wolfgang; Kopelman, Jozef; Kovacs, Laszlo; Mallon, Kevin; Martini, Joachim Carlos; Medlam, Charles; Summerly, Jeremy; Tinge, John; Vajnar, Frantisek; Ward, Nicholas

Orchestra(s):
Capella Istropolitana; City of London Sinfonia; Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra; Handel Festival Chamber Orchestra; London Baroque; Northern Sinfonia

Ensemble(s):
Aradia Ensemble; Budapest Strings; Camerata Budapest; Concerto Polacco; Royal Academy Consort; Scholars Baroque Ensemble

Choir(s):
Thomas Tallis Chamber Choir

Artist(s):
Amps, Kym; Andersen, Ulrike; Aratore, Johann; Camden, Anthony; Cuckston, Alan; Czidra, Laszlo; Davidson, Angus; Eklund, Niklas; Huang, Bin; Jellard, Frances; Kelemen, Pal; Kim, Hyun-Sun; Mields, Dorothee; Mukk, Jozsef; Pertis, Zsuzsa; Ryden, Susanne

Label: Naxos

Genre: Chamber Music; Choral - Sacred; Concertos; Instrumental; Opera; Orchestral; Vocal

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: 8.552109-10

Barcode: 0730099210928

Boxset: 8.502020

Physical Release: 10/2005

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