Handel Messiah 80093
  • Release Date: 01 Dec 1984
  • Label: TELARC
  • Genre: OTHER
  • CAT # 80093-25

    DISC ONE  
    1. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 1. Sinfonia (Overture) 3:39
    2. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 2. Comfort ye, my people, 3. Every valley shall be exalted 6:22
    3. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 4. And the glory of the Lord 3:12
    4. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 5. Thus saith the Lord, 6. But who may abide, 7. And He shall purify 8:28
    5. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 8. Behold, a virgin shall conceive, 9. O thou that tellest good tidings t 5:44
    6. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 10. For behold, darkness shall cover the earth, 11. The people that walke 5:49
    7. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 12. For unto us a Child is born 3:46
    8. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 13. Pifa - "Pastoral Symphony", 14a. There were shepherds, 14b. And lo, t 4:18
    9. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 18. Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion 4:27
    10. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 19. Then shall the eyes of the blind
    11. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 20. He shall feed His flock like a shepherd 5:03
    12. Handel: Messiah, Part One: 21. His yoke is easy 2:10
    13. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 22. Behold the lamb of God 2:34
    14. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 23. He was despised 10:53
    15. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 24. Surely he hath borne our griefs 2:10
    DISC TWO  
    1. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 25. And with His stripes we are healed, 26. All we like sheep 6:09
    2. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 27. All they that see him, 28. He trusted in God 2:55
    3. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 29. Thy rebuke hath broken His heart, 30. Behold and see if there be any 6:29
    4. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 33. Lift up your heads 2:55
    5. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 34. Unto which of the angels, 35. Let all the angels of God worship Him 1:42
    6. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 36. Thou art gone up on high 3:09
    7. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 37. The Lord gave the word 1:07
    8. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 38. How beautiful are the feet 2:22
    9. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 39. Their sound is gone out 1:26
    10. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 40. Why do the nations? 41. Let us break their bonds asunder 4:42
    11. Handel: Messiah, Part Two: 42. He that dwelleth in heaven, 43. Thou shalt break them 2:14
    12. Handel: Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah 3:44
    13. Handel: Messiah, Part Three: 45. I know that my Redeemer liveth 5:35
    14. Handel: Messiah, Part Three: 46. Since by man came death 1:51
    15. Handel: Messiah, Part Three: 47. Behold, I tell you a mystery, 48. The trumpet shall sound 9:26
    16. Handel: Messiah, Part Three: 49. Then shall be brought to pass, 50. O death, where is thy sting? 51. 3:35
    17. Handel: Messiah, Part Three: 52. If God be for us 4:49
    18. Handel: Messiah, Part Three: 53. Worthy is the lamb . . .Amen. 6:39

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