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HANDEL, G.F.: Messiah [Oratorio] (with introduction) (Doyle, Zazzo, Davislim, N. Davies, Bavarian Radio Chorus, B'Rock, Dijkstra)


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HANDEL, G.F.: Messiah [Oratorio] (with introduction) (Doyle, Zazzo, Davislim, N. Davies, Bavarian Radio Chorus, B'Rock, Dijkstra)

Disc 1

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

  Messiah, HWV 56
1.   Part I: Symphony: Grave 00:02:59
2.   Part I: Accompagnato: Comfort ye my people (Tenor) 00:03:01
3.   Part I: Aria: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted (Tenor) 00:03:16
4.   Part I: And the glory of the Lord (Chorus) 00:02:30
5.   Part I: Accompagnato: Thus saith the Lord (Bass) 00:01:22
6.   Part I: Aria: But who may abide the day of his coming (Alto) 00:04:18
7.   Part I: And he shall purify the sons of Levi (Chorus) 00:02:32
8.   Part I: Behold, a virgin shall conceive (Alto) 00:00:25
9.   Part I: Aria: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion (Alto, Chorus) 00:05:08
10.   Part I: Accompagnato: For behold, darkness shall cover the earth (Bass) 00:02:06
11.   Part I: Aria: The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light (Bass) 00:03:34
12.   Part I: For unto us a child is born (Chorus) 00:03:55
13.   Part I: Pifa (Pastoral Symphony): Larghetto 00:00:56
14.   Part I: Recitative: There were shepards abiding in the field (Soprano) 00:00:14
15.   Part I: Accompagnato: And lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them (Soprano) 00:00:19
16.   Part I: Recitative: And the angel said unto them (Soprano) 00:00:31
17.   Part I: Accompagnato: And suddenly there was with the angel (Soprano) 00:00:17
18.   Part I: Glory to God in the highest (Chorus) 00:01:52
19.   Part I: Aria: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion (Soprano) 00:04:14
20.   Part I: Recitative: Then shall the eyes of the blind be open'd (Alto) 00:00:30
21.   Part I: Aria: He shall feed his flock (Soprano, Alto) 00:05:26
22.   Part I: His yoke is easy (Chorus) 00:02:18
23.   Part II: Behold, The Lamb of God (Chorus) 00:03:11
24.   Part II: Aria: He was despised and rejected of men (Alto) 00:10:18
25.   Part II: Surely, he hath borne our griefs and carried our sorrows (Chorus) 00:01:36
26.   Part II: And with his stripes we are healed (Chorus) 00:01:40
27.   Part II: All we like sheep (Chorus) 00:03:58

Disc 2

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

  Messiah, HWV 56
1.   Part II: Accompagnato: All they that see him (Tenor) 00:00:39
2.   Part II: He trusted in God (Chorus) 00:02:16
3.   Part II: Accompagnato: Thy rebuke hath broken his heart (Tenor) 00:01:43
4.   Part II: Arioso: Behold, and see if there be any sorrow (Tenor) 00:01:17
5.   Part II: Accompagnato: He was cut off (Tenor) 00:00:16
6.   Part II: Aria: But thou didst not leave his soul in hell (Tenor) 00:02:07
7.   Part II: Lift up your heads (Chorus) 00:03:00
8.   Part II: Recitative: Unto which of the angels said he at any time (Tenor) 00:00:13
9.   Part II: Let all the angels of God worship him (Chorus) 00:01:29
10.   Part II: Aria: Thou art gone up on high (Alto) 00:03:07
11.   Part II: The Lord gave the word (Chorus) 00:01:11
12.   Part II: Aria: How beautiful are the feet (Soprano) 00:02:21
13.   Part II: Their sound is gone out into all lands (Chorus) 00:01:23
14.   Part II: Aria: Why do the nations so furiously rage together (Bass) 00:02:47
15.   Part II: Let us break their bonds asunder (Chorus) 00:01:46
16.   Part II: Recitative: He that dwelleth in heaven (Tenor) 00:00:12
17.   Part II: Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron (Tenor) 00:02:04
18.   Part II: Hallelujah (Chorus) 00:03:37
19.   Part III: Aria: I know that my Redeemer liveth (Soprano) 00:05:25
20.   Part III: Since by man came death (Chorus) 00:02:16
21.   Part III: Accompagnato: Behold, I tell you a mystery (Bass) 00:00:34
22.   Part III: Aria: The trumpet shall sound (Bass) 00:08:49
23.   Part III: Recitative: Then shall be brought to pass (Alto) 00:00:16
24.   Part III: Duet: O death, where is thy sting (Alto, Tenor) 00:00:58
25.   Part III: But thanks be to God (Chorus) 00:02:02
26.   Part III: Aria: If God be for us (Soprano) 00:04:24
27.   Part III: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain (Chorus) 00:03:17
28.   Part III: Amen (Chorus) 00:03:50

Disc 3

  Wege zur Musik - Georg Friedrich Händel - Der Messias
1.   Teil 1, "Händels Kompositionsprozess": Kreativer Rausch und Schaffenskrise 00:03:29
2.   Teil 1, "Händels Kompositionsprozess": Tonarten als Symbole 00:07:24
3.   Teil 1, "Händels Kompositionsprozess": Von der Erfindung zur Partitur 00:03:14
4.   Teil 1, "Händels Kompositionsprozess": Das Verhältnis von Wort zu Ton 00:04:12
5.   Teil 1, "Händels Kompositionsprozess": Orchesterklang und Parodie - Diebstahl in eigener Sache 00:06:12
6.   Teil 2, "Wohltätigkeit und gute Taten": Die Uraufführung in Dublins Fishamble Street 00:03:25
7.   Teil 2, "Wohltätigkeit und gute Taten": Arien und Affekte 00:03:10
8.   Teil 2, "Wohltätigkeit und gute Taten": Musik als Klangmalerei 00:06:36
9.   Teil 2, "Wohltätigkeit und gute Taten": Ein Oratorium als geistliches Musiktheater 00:04:46
10.   Teil 2, "Wohltätigkeit und gute Taten": Enttäuschung und Erfolge 00:06:16
11.   Teil 3, "Text, Politik und Theologie": Oratorien im Überfluss 00:04:11
12.   Teil 3, "Text, Politik und Theologie": Gottes Wort im Opernhaus 00:04:19
13.   Teil 3, "Text, Politik und Theologie": Sacred words - Das Libretto als Bibelcollage 00:03:37
14.   Teil 3, "Text, Politik und Theologie": Glaube und Politik 00:05:48
15.   Teil 3, "Text, Politik und Theologie": Äussere Form und dogmatischer Inhalt 00:03:55
16.   Teil 3, "Text, Politik und Theologie": Anglikanisches Erbe: Die Liturgie des Book of Common Prayer 00:03:45

Total Playing Time: 03:30:04

Vanhoefer, Markus

Handel, George Frideric

Bible - New Testament

Dijkstra, Peter


Bavarian Radio Chorus

Baumann, Christian; Davies, Neal; Davislim, Steve; Doyle, Julia; Heidenreich, Gert; Stockerl, Hans Juergen; Zazzo, Lawrence

Label: BR-Klassik

Genre: Choral - Sacred; Music Education

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: 900908

Barcode: 4035719009088

Physical Release: 10/2016

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