Classical Music Home

The World's Leading Classical Music Group

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

HANDEL: Gideon

    


Back Cover Image 
Reviews
About this Recording

HANDEL: Gideon



Disc 1

Handel, George Frideric
Smith, J. Christopher, arranger(s)

  Gideon (compiled by J. C. Smith)
1.   Part 1: Ouverture 00:03:57
2.   Part 1: Menuet 00:02:22
3.   Part 1: Recitative - Forth from the swarming East 00:01:06
4.   Part 1: Soli and Chorus - Comfort us, O Lord 00:03:15
5.   Part 1: Recitative - A man, a prophet 00:00:17
6.   Part 1: Accompagnato - No wonder, that ye fly 00:00:35
7.   Part 1: Air - Trembling with horror 00:03:03
8.   Part 1: Soli and Chorus - Lord, we seek thy blessing 00:03:00
9.   Part 1: Recitative - Westward from reverend Jordan's silver stream 00:00:44
10.   Part 1: Accompagnato: By doubt and shame 00:01:12
11.   Part 1: Air - Rise with furious Emulation 00:04:06
12.   Part 1: Recitative - As thus he sung 00:00:46
13.   Part 1: Air - Thou light of Israel 00:03:01
14.   Part 1: Accompagnato - Let the command suffice 00:00:52
15.   Part 1: Recitative - He said, and gently stretching out 00:00:59
16.   Part 1: Solo and Chorus - Immortal God, whose hand 00:01:39
17.   Part 1: Recitative - A Midian prince 00:00:31
18.   Part 1: Air - Mighty Belus, Midian's glory! 00:04:29
19.   Part 1: Recitative - This done, he with a chosen party went 00:00:59
20.   Part 1: Air - 'Tis time, my sons' 00:02:00
21.   Part 1: Recitative - Forth from the town 00:00:39
22.   Part 1: Duet - Sweet is conquest disapproving 00:02:44
23.   Part 1: Trio - Like a bright cherub 00:01:57
24.   Part 1: Recitative - Then bowing mild 00:00:56
25.   Part 1: Air - May kind angels still attend thee 00:06:35
26.   Part 1: Recitative - And thus the choral band 00:00:10
27.   Part 1: Chorus - Hail, enlivener of our cause! 00:02:16
28.   Part 2: Recitative - Triumphant to the town 00:00:52
29.   Part 2: Air - How sweet the rose 00:01:54
30.   Part 2: Soli and Chorus - Great Jehovah 00:02:52
31.   Part 2: Recitative - Th'assembly rose 00:00:58
32.   Part 2: Air - Israel's guardian, sole creator! 00:01:08
33.   Part 2: Recitative - Silent he march'd 00:00:54
34.   Part 2: Air - Hark, how the winds around 00:03:08
35.   Part 2: Chorus - Destroy these idols 00:01:59
36.   Part 2: Recitative - Gideon, preparing now 00:00:18
37.   Part 2: Accompagnato & Recitative - Not these imperfect rites 00:01:20
38.   Part 2: Air - O glorious mortal 00:05:54


Disc 2

Handel, George Frideric
Smith, J. Christopher, arranger(s)

  Gideon (compiled by J. C. Smith)
1.   Part 2: Recitative - At morn rose Baal's Priest 00:01:27
2.   Part 2: Accompagnato - No more thus loud 00:00:32
3.   Part 2: Trio - From the mountain's brow 00:01:27
4.   Part 2: Recitative - Here had contention drawn 00:00:44
5.   Part 2: Air - Sons of Israel, let not frenzy 00:04:19
6.   Part 2: Recitative - The priest still beats his breast 00:00:49
7.   Part 2: Air - Return! Tumultuous ruin shun! 00:03:34
8.   Part 2: Recitative - While yet he spake 00:00:25
9.   Part 2: Accompagnato - Furious revenge 00:01:28
10.   Part 2: Solo and Chorus - All glory be to thee, o Lord! 00:03:34
11.   Part 2: Recitative - Sudden the Priest of Baal 00:00:36
12.   Part 2: Solo and Chorus - Glorious patron! Glorious hero! 00:03:41
13.   Part 3: Recitative - Much I applaud, brave youth 00:00:48
14.   Part 3: Chorus - Let Jehovah by miracle confirm 00:04:04
15.   Part 3: Recitative - Now, while the multitude 00:00:18
16.   Part 3: Accompagnato - Thou sacred, high, unutterable Name! 00:00:53
17.   Part 3: Recitative - His pray'r was heard 00:00:13
18.   Part 3: Accompagnato - Once more, my God 00:00:49
19.   Part 3: Recitative - He spoke, and it was so 00:00:18
20.   Part 3: Soli and Chorus - Happy Nation 00:04:31
21.   Part 3: Recitative - Now each rous'd soldier 00:00:35
22.   Part 3: Air - Let the trumpet's sound inviting 00:04:21
23.   Part 3: Recitative - Let Gideon, our undaunted hero 00:00:14
24.   Part 3: Air - Tho' now fall'n, dismay'd 00:03:49
25.   Part 3: Recitative - Thanks to my countrymen 00:00:27
26.   Part 3: Air - From your idol gods returning 00:03:26
27.   Part 3: Recitative - Alarm'd by frequent 00:01:29
28.   Part 3: Air - In notes of joy we hail the happy day 00:06:46
29.   Part 3: Recitative - Ye sons of Israel 00:00:28
30.   Part 3: Air and Chorus - Sing and rejoyce! 00:03:31
31.   Part 3: Recitative - To meet the hero 00:00:37
32.   Part 3: Accompagnato - Ye see, that God 00:00:52
33.   Part 3: Duet - Sweet Peace, from Heav'n descending 00:07:19
34.   Part 3: Recitative - Our hearts their confidence 00:00:40
35.   Part 3: Soli and Chorus - Wondrous are thy works, O Lord! 00:07:25

Total Playing Time: 02:31:56






Composer(s):
Handel, George Frideric

Arranger(s):
Smith, J. Christopher

Conductor(s):
Martini, Joachim Carlos

Orchestra(s):
Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra

Choir(s):
Junge Kantorei

Artist(s):
Cordier, David; Hannigan, Barbara; MacLeod, Stephan; Perillo, Linda; Schoch, Knut; Wemyss, Nicola

Label: Naxos

Genre: Choral - Sacred

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: 8.557312-13

Barcode: 0747313231225

Physical Release: 05/2004

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.K. Only:
Buy from NaxosDirect.co.uk
For France:
Abeille Musique
For Worldwide:
Buy from Itunes
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles
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
1:39:26 AM, 24 October 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.