Last updated: 03.09.21
Composer: George F. Handel (1685-1759)
Publication: Messias
Publisher: Edition Peters
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Language: German/English
Parts: Soprano/Alto/Tenor/Bass/Choir/Orchestra
Choir: Collegium Musicum Bremen
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  1. Sinfonia (Orchestr) - Accompagnato: Comfort Ye, My People (Tenor)
  2. Aria: Every Valley Shall Be Exalted (Tenor)
  3. Chorus: And The Glory Of The Lord (Choir)
  4. Accompagnato: Thus Saith The Lord (Tenor)
  5. Aria: But Who May Abide (Alto)
  6. Chorus: And He Shall Purify(Choir)
  7. Rezitatavo: Behold, A Virgin Shall Conceive (Alto)
  8. Aria: O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion (Alto)
  9. Chorus: O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion (Choir)
  10. Accompagnato: For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover The Earth (Bass)
  11. Aria: The People That Walked In Darkness (Bass)
  12. Chorus: For Unto Us A Child Is Born (Choir)
  13. Pifa- 'Pastoral Symphony
  14. Rezitatavo: There Were Shepherds (Soprano)
  15. Chorus: Glory To God (Choir)
  16. Aria:Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter Of Zion (Soprano)
  17. Rezitatavo: Then Shall The Eyes Of The Blind (a: Soprano; b: Alto)
  18. Duetto: He Shall Feed His Flock Like A Shepherd (Soprano, Alto)
  19. Chorus: His Yoke Is Easy (Choir)
  1. Chorus: Behold The Lamb Of God (Choir)
  2. Aria: He Was Despised (Alto)
  3. Chorus: Surely He Hath Borne Our Griefs (Choir)
  4. Chorus: And With His Stripes We Are Healed (Choir)
  5. Chorus: All We Like Sheep (Choir)
  6. Accompagnato: All They That See Him (Tenor)
  7. Chorus: He Trusted In God (Choir)
  8. Accompagnato: Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart (Tenor)
  9. Arioso: Behold, And See If There Be Any Sorrow (Tenor)
  10. Accompagnato: He Was Cut Off Out Of The Land Of The Living (Tenor)
  11. Aria: But Thou Didst Not Leave (Tenor)
  12. Chorus: Lift Up Your Heads (Choir)
  13. Rezitatavo: Unto Which Of The Angels (Tenor)
  14. Chorus: Let All The Angels Of God Worship Him (Choir)
  15. Aria: Thou Art Gone Up On High (a: Bass; b: Alto)
  16. Chorus: The Lord Gave The Word (Choir)
  17. Aria: How Beautiful Are The Feet (Soprano; a: Alto; b: Soli e Chorus)
  18. Chorus: Their Sound Is Gone Out (Choir)
    Arioso: Their Sound Is Gone Out (Tenor)
  19. Aria: Why Do The Nations? (Bass)
  20. Chorus: Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder (Choir)
  21. Rezitatavo: He That Dwelleth In Heaven (Tenor)
  22. Aria: a: Rezitatavo: Thou Shalt Break Them (Tenor)
  23. Chorus: Hallelujah (Choir)
  1. Aria: I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (Soprano)
  2. Chorus: Since By Man Came Death (Choir)
  3. Accompagnato: Behold, I Tell You A Mystery (Basso)
  4. Aria: The Trumpet Shall Sound (Basso)
  5. Rezitatavo: Then Shall Be Brought To Pass (Alto)
  6. Duetto: O Death, Where Is Thy Sting? (Alto, Tenor)
  7. Chorus: But Thanks Be To God (Choir)
  8. Aria: If God Be For Us (Soprano)
  9. Chorus: Worthy Is The Lamb (Choir)
  10. Chorus: Amen (Choir)
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youtube15.jpg G. F. Handel: Messiah HWV 56 (2:17:16) Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman,
youtube15.jpg Handel's Messiah Live from the Sydney Opera House (2:32:51) Sydney Philharmonia Choirs and Christmas Choir, Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra, Brett Weymar