Classical Music Home

The World's Leading Classical Music Group

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?
Keyword Search
in
 
Classical Music Home > HANDEL: Saul

HANDEL: Saul

    

Back Cover Image 
About this Recording

HANDEL: Saul



Disc 1

Handel, George Frideric
Jennens, Charles, lyricist(s)

  Saul, HWV 53
1.   Symphony: Allegro - Larghetto - Allegro - Andante larghetto 00:12:17
2.   Act I Scene 1: How excellent Thy name, O Lord (Chorus) 00:02:57
3.   Act I Scene 1: Air: An Infant rais'd by thy Command (Soprano) 00:01:20
4.   Act I Scene 1: Trio: Along the Monster Atheist strode (Chorus) 00:01:02
5.   Act I Scene 1: The Youth inspir'd by Thee, O Lord (Chorus) 00:01:50
6.   Act I Scene 1: How excellent thy name, O Lord (Chorus) 00:02:33
7.   Act I Scene 2: Recitative: He comes! (Michal) 00:00:10
8.   Act I Scene 2: Air: O God - like Youth! (Michal) 00:03:12
9.   Act I Scene 2: Recitative: Behold, O King… Young Man… The Son of Jesse (Abner, Saul, David) 00:00:58
10.   Act I Scene 2: Air: O King, your Favours with Delight (David) 00:05:42
11.   Act I Scene 2: Recitative: O early Piety! (Jonathan) 00:00:29
12.   Act I Scene 2: Air: What abject Thoughts a Prince can have (Merab) 00:02:02
13.   Act I Scene 2: Recitative: Yet think with whom this Honour you bestow (Merab) 00:00:14
14.   Act I Scene 2: Air: Birth and Fortune I despise! (Jonathan) 00:04:17
15.   Act I Scene 2: Recitative: Go on, illustrious Pair! (High Priest) 00:00:19
16.   Act I Scene 2: Air: While yet thy Tide of Blood runs high (High Priest) 00:01:54
17.   Act I Scene 2: Recitative: Thou, Merab, first in Birth (Saul) 00:00:25
18.   Act I Scene 2: Air: My Soul rejects the Thought with scorn (Merab) 00:01:17
19.   Act I Scene 2: Air: See with what a scornful Air (Michal) 00:01:05
20.   Act I Scene 2: Air: Ah, lovely Youth! (Michal) 00:00:48
21.   Act I Scene 3: Symphony: Andante allegro 00:01:10
22.   Act I Scene 3: Recitative: Already see the Daughters of the Land (Michal) 00:00:21
23.   Act I Scene 3: Welcome, welcome, mighty King! (Chorus) 00:01:34
24.   Act I Scene 3: Accompagnato: What do I hear (Saul) 00:00:29
25.   Act I Scene 3: David his Ten Thousands slew (Chorus) 00:00:31
26.   Act I Scene 3: Accompagnato: To him Ten Thousands! (Saul) 00:00:15
27.   Act I Scene 3: Air: With Rage I shall burst his Praises to hear! (Saul) 00:01:23
28.   Act I Scene 4: Recitative: Imprudent Women!… 'Tis but his old Disease (Jonathan, Michal) 00:00:53
29.   Act I Scene 4: Air: Fell Rage and black Despair possest (Michal) 00:02:43
30.   Act I Scene 4: Recitative: This but the smallest part of Harmony (High Priest) 00:00:23
31.   Act I Scene 4: Accompagnato: By thee this Universal Frame (High Priest) 00:01:59
32.   Act I Scene 5: Recitative: Rack'd with Infernal Pains (Abner) 00:00:14
33.   Act I Scene 5: Air: O Lord, whose Mercies numberless (David) 00:03:24
34.   Act I Scene 5: Symphony (Arpa): Largo 00:01:32
35.   Act I Scene 5: Air: Fly, malicious Spirit, fly (David) 00:02:06
36.   Act I Scene 5: Recitative: 'Tis all in vain (Jonathan) 00:00:19
37.   Act I Scene 5: Air: A Serpent, in my Bosom warm'd (Saul) 00:01:56
38.   Act I Scene 5: Recitative: Has he escap'd my Rage (Saul) 00:00:30
39.   Act I Scene 5: Air: Capricious Man, in Humour lost (Merab) 00:05:56


Disc 2

Handel, George Frideric
Jennens, Charles, lyricist(s)

  Saul, HWV 53
1.   Act I Scene 6: Accompagnato: O Filial Piety! (Jonathan) 00:01:39
2.   Act I Scene 6: Air: No, cruel Father, no (Jonathan) 00:01:36
3.   Act I Scene 6: Air: O Lord, whose Providence (High Priest) 00:01:28
4.   Act I Scene 6: Preserve him for the Glory of thy Name (Chorus) 00:02:18
5.   Act II Scene 1: Envy! Eldest - born of Hell! (Chorus) 00:02:09
6.   Act II Scene 2: Recitative: Ah, dearest Friend (Jonathan) 00:00:37
7.   Act II Scene 2: Air: But sooner Jordan's Stream, I swear (Jonathan) 00:02:17
8.   Act II Scene 2: Recitative: O strange Vicissitude!… My Sister Merab… (David, Jonathan) 00:00:58
9.   Act II Scene 2: Air: Such haughty Beauties (David) 00:04:56
10.   Act II Scene 2: Recitative: My Father comes (Jonathan) 00:00:16
11.   Act II Scene 3: Recitative: Hast thou obey'd my orders… Alas, my Father! (Saul, Jonathan) 00:00:40
12.   Act II Scene 3: Air: Sin not, O King, against the Youth (Jonathan) 00:01:59
13.   Act II Scene 3: Air: As Great Jehovah lives, I swear (Saul) 00:01:05
14.   Act II Scene 3: Air: From Cities storm'd, and Battles won (Jonathan) 00:02:00
15.   Act II Scene 4: Recitative: Appear, my Friend… No more imagine Danger (Jonathan, Saul) 00:00:36
16.   Act II Scene 4: Air: Your words, O King, my Loyal Heart (David) 00:01:06
17.   Act II Scene 4: Recitative: Yes, he shall wed my Daughter! (Saul) 00:01:06
18.   Act II Scene 5: Recitative: A Father's Will has authoriz'd my Love (Michal) 00:00:33
19.   Act II Scene 5: Duet: O Fairest of ten thousand fair (Michal, David) 00:00:43
20.   Act II Scene 5: Is there a Man, who all his Ways Directs (Chorus) 00:02:50
21.   Act II Scene 5: Symphony: Largo - Allegro - 00:01:38
22.   Act II Scene 5: Symphony: Gavotte 00:02:25
23.   Act II Scene 6: Recitative: Thy Father is as cruel, and as false (David) 00:06:47
24.   Act II Scene 6: Duet: At Persecution I can laugh (David, Michal) 00:02:25
25.   Act II Scene 7: Recitative: Whom dost thou seek… I seek for David (Michal, Doeg) 00:00:41
26.   Act II Scene 7: Air: No, no, let the Guilty tremble (Michal) 00:01:20
27.   Act II Scene 8: Recitative: Mean as he was, he is my Brother now (Merab) 00:00:51
28.   Act II Scene 8: Air: Author of Peace, who canst controll (Merab) 00:01:38
29.   Act II Scene 9: Symphony: Allegro 00:00:45
30.   Act II Scene 9: Accompagnato: The Time at length is come (Saul) 00:02:55
31.   Act II Scene 10: Recitative: Where is the Son of Jesse… He earnestly asked Leave (Saul, Jonathan) 00:01:18
32.   Act II Scene 10: O fatal Consequence (Chorus) 00:00:40


Disc 3

Handel, George Frideric
Jennens, Charles, lyricist(s)

  Saul, HWV 53
1.   Act III Scene 1: Accompagnato: Wretch that I am! (Saul) 00:02:19
2.   Act III Scene 1: Recitative and Accompagnato: 'Tis said, here lives a Woman (Saul) 00:00:50
3.   Act III Scene 2: Recitative: With me what would'st thou… I wou'd (Witch of Endor, Saul) 00:00:51
4.   Act III Scene 2: Air: Infernal Spirits, by wose Pow'r (Witch of Endor) 00:02:31
5.   Act III Scene 3: Accompagnato: Why hast thou force'd me from the Realm of Peace… O holy Prophet, holy Prophet! (Samuel, Saul) 00:03:17
6.   Act III Scene 3: Symphony: Allegro 00:00:41
7.   Act III Scene 4: Recitative: Whence com'st thou… Out of the Camp of Israel (David, Amalekite) 00:01:17
8.   Act III Scene 4: Air: Impious Wretch, of Race accurst! (David) 00:01:45
9.   Act III Scene 5: March: Grave 00:03:01
10.   Act III Scene 5: Mourn, Israel, mourn thy Beauty lost (Chorus) 00:02:35
11.   Act III Scene 5: Air: O let it not in Gath be heard (High Priest) 00:02:33
12.   Act III Scene 5: Air: From this unhappy Day (Merab) 00:02:35
13.   Act III Scene 5: Air: Brave Jonathan his Bow ne'er drew (David) 00:02:17
14.   Act III Scene 5: Eagles were not so swift as they (Chorus) 00:00:21
15.   Act III Scene 5: Air: In sweetest Harmony they liv'd (Michal) 00:05:14
16.   Act III Scene 5: O fatal Day! How low the Mighty lie! (David, Chorus) 00:04:57
17.   Act III Scene 5: Air: Ye men of Judah, weep no more (High Priest) 00:01:43
18.   Act III Scene 5: Gird on thy Sword, thou Man of Might (Chorus) 00:05:37

Total Playing Time: 02:51:08






Composer(s):
Handel, George Frideric

Lyricist(s):
Jennens, Charles

Conductor(s):
Martini, Joachim Carlos

Orchestra(s):
Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra

Choir(s):
Junge Kantorei

Artist(s):
Beekman, Marcel; Cordier, David; MacLeod, Stephan; McFadden, Claron; Schlick, Barbara; Schoch, Knut; Schwarz, Gotthold

Label: Naxos

Genre: Choral - Sacred

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: 8.554361-63

Barcode: 0636943436127

Physical Release: 11/1998

For Worldwide / Download:
ClassicsOnLine
For Germany and Europe:
Buy from www.jpc.de
For Germany only:
Buy from Amazon.de
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from arkivmusic.com
For Worldwide:
Buy from Presto Classical
For U.S. and Canada:
Naxos Direct
For U.S. only:
Buy from Tower.com
For France:
Abeille Musique
For U.K. Only:
Buy from NaxosDirect.co.uk
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles
For Worldwide:
Buy from Itunes
For Sweden:
Buy from Naxos Sweden
For Germany:
Buy from NaxosDirekt.de
For U.K. only:
Buy from Townsend Records

 



 Tell a Friend |  Bookmark this page Digg It |  Bookmark this page Del.icio.us. |  Add to Facebook Facebook |  FURL FURL |  Add to MySpace MySpace |  Stumbleupon StumbleUpon |  Twitter Twitter

Famous Composers Quick Link:
Bach | Beethoven | Chopin | Dowland | Handel | Haydn | Mozart | Glazunov | Schumann | R Strauss | Vivaldi
10:54:13 PM, 21 August 2014
All Naxos Historical, Naxos Classical Archives, Naxos Jazz, Folk and Rock Legends and Naxos Nostalgia titles are not available in the United States and some titles may not be available in Australia and Singapore because these countries have copyright laws that provide or may provide for terms of protection for sound recordings that differ from the rest of the world.
Copyright © 2014 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.     Terms of Use     Privacy Policy
-212-
Classical Music Home
NOTICE: This site was unavailable for several hours on Saturday, June 25th 2011 due to some unexpected but essential maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience.