Handel: Messiah

Handel: Messiah

Pierrette Alarie, Nan Merriman, Léopold Simoneau, Richard Standen, Wiener Staatsopernorchester, Vienna Academy Chamber Choir, Hermann Scherchen

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Tracklist

  • Symphony [Messiah - Part 1]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper

    5:52

  • "Comfort ye, My people"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    4:06

  • "Ev'ry Valley shall be exalted"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    3:35

  • 3. Chorus: And the glory of the Lord [Messiah - Part 1]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor

    2:59

  • "Thus saith the Lord"

    Richard Standen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    2:08

  • "But who may abide the day of his coming"

    Nan Merriman, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    5:37

  • 6. Chorus: And He shall purify the sons of Levi [Messiah - Part 1]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor

    1:57

  • "Behold, a virgin shall conceive"

    Nan Merriman, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:42

  • "O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion"

    Nan Merriman, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    6:08

  • "For behold, darkness shall cover"

    Richard Standen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    3:19

  • "The people that walked in darkness"

    Richard Standen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    3:51

  • 12. Chorus: "For unto us a Child is born" [Messiah - Part 1]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor

    3:22

  • 13. Pifa (Pastoral Symphony) [Messiah - Part 1]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper

    3:27

  • "There were shepherds... And lo, the angel of the Lord...And the angel said unto them...And suddenly"

    Pierrette Alarie, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    1:47

  • "Glory to God in the highest"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Hermann Scherchen

    1:51

  • Handel
  • 16. Air: Rejoice greatly, o daughter of Zion [Messiah - Part 1]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Pierrette Alarie

    4:39

  • "The shall the eyes of the blind"

    Pierrette Alarie, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:49

  • "He shall feed his Flock"

    Pierrette Alarie, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    5:54

  • 19. Chorus: His yoke is easy [Messiah - Part 1]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor

    3:49

  • 20. Chorus: Behold the Lamb of God [Messiah - Part 2]

    Hermann Scherchen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor

    5:17

  • "He was despised"

    Nan Merriman, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    14:51

  • "Surely He hath borne our griefs"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Hermann Scherchen

    3:44

  • "And with His stripes we are healed"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Hermann Scherchen

    3:46

  • "All we like sheep have gone astray"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    4:40

  • "All they that see Him"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    1:40

  • "He trusted in God"

    Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    2:35

  • "Thy rebuke hath broken His heart"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    1:57

  • "Behold and see"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    1:43

  • "He was cut off"

    Pierrette Alarie, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:38

  • "But thou didst not leave his soul in Hell"

    Pierrette Alarie, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    3:19

  • "Lift up your heads"

    Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    3:18

  • "Unto which of the angels"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:38

  • "Let all the angels of God"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Hermann Scherchen

    1:51

  • "Thou art gone up on high"

    Richard Standen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    7:28

  • "The Lord gave the word"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Hermann Scherchen

    1:30

  • "How beautiful are the feet"

    Pierrette Alarie, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    2:40

  • "Their sound is gone out"

    Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    3:13

  • "Why do the nations so furiously rage together?"

    Richard Standen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    2:38

  • "Let us break their bonds asunder"

    Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    1:49

  • "He that dwelleth in heaven"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:21

  • "Thou shalt break them"

    Léopold Simoneau, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    2:05

  • "Hallelujah"

    Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    3:55

  • "I know that my Redeemer liveth"

    Pierrette Alarie, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    10:28

  • "Since by man came death"

    Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    2:56

  • "Behold, I tell you a mystery"

    Richard Standen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:46

  • "The trumpet shall sound"

    Richard Standen, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    9:41

  • "Then shall be brought to pass"

    Nan Merriman, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:21

  • "O death where is thy sting?"

    Léopold Simoneau, Nan Merriman, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    0:55

  • "But thanks be to God"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Hermann Scherchen

    2:17

  • "If God be for us"

    Nan Merriman, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen

    9:58

  • "Worthy is the Lamb... Amen"

    Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor, Hermann Scherchen

    13:25

  • Total playing time

    3:12:33

Credits

    Released

    2001

    Recorded

    April 1959

    Recording location

    Mozart Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna (Wien)

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