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Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

Overview
Works: 525 works in 1,992 publications in 7 languages and 33,108 library holdings
Genres: Music  Oratorios  Musical settings  Vocal scores  Drama  Live sound recordings  Juvenile works  Discographies  Scores  Documentary films 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Compiler, Arranger, Editor, Other, Translator, Lyricist, Creator, Writer of accompanying material, lbr, Adapter
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Charles Jennens
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

183 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 7,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Handel's Messiah by the Academy of Ancient Music and the Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, conducted by Christopher Hogwood
The Messiah highlights by George Frideric Handel( )

38 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( )

45 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though it's hardly ever performed or recorded, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato is one of Handel's most beautiful and musically valuable oratorios. Peter Neumann, along with the Cologne Chamber Choir and the Collegium Cartusianum, has shown himself to be an empathic advocate of the work, the insider tip among Handel's oratorios
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

66 editions published between 1802 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1 set of 231 copies
The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano by George Frideric Handel( )

24 editions published between 1900 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

48 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at Stadthalle Göttingen, Germany, June 1989
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

21 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah highlights Comfort ye my people,And the glory of the Lord, O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion,He shall feed his flock, I know that my Redeemer liveth, Halleluhah chorus Margaret Marshall, Soprano;Catherine Robbin,mezzo-soprano;Charles Brett,countertenor,Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor;Robert Hale, bass;Saul Quirke, boy soprano Monteverdi choir English Baroque soloists John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Belsazar Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

25 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Messiah : a sacred oratorio for soprano, alto, tenor and bass soli, SATB and orchestra by George Frideric Handel( )

37 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : oratorio by George Frideric Handel( )

81 editions published between 1841 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For solo voices (SATB), chorus (SATB), and orchestra
Messiah : the wordbook for the oratorio by George Frideric Handel( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated edition of the libretto for Handel's popular choral work
Der Messias : Oratorium = The Messiah : an oratorio by George Frideric Handel( )

28 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in German and English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition de l'orchestre: harmonie: 0.2.0.1/0.2.0.0., timbales, cordes
Israel in Egypt : oratorio in three parts, the versions of the 1739 and 1756-7 performances = Israel in Ägypten : Oratorium in drei Teilen, Die Fassungen von 1739 und 1756/57, HWV 54 by George Frideric Handel( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : an oratorio. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Set to musick by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( Book )

189 editions published between 1749 and 2005 in English and Latin and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul HWV 53 by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel( )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah an oratorio. Composed by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( Book )

18 editions published between 1745 and 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul, an oratorio Or sacred drama. As it is perform'd at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Set to musick by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( Book )

16 editions published between 1750 and 1762 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred oratorio. As performed at the Theatre in Oxford by Charles Jennens( Book )

15 editions published between 1749 and 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah, an oratorio, as it is to be perform'd in the broad-isle of the Cathedral, in the city of Chester. Set to music by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( Book )

6 editions published between 1783 and 1786 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano
Alternative Names
Charles Jennens

Charles Jennens British opera and oratorio librettist

Charles Jennens Brits componist (1700-1773)

Charles Jennens englischer Grundbesitzer, Mäzen und Librettist

Jennens, Ch 1700-1773

Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

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The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and pianoMessiah : a sacred oratorio for soprano, alto, tenor and bass soli, SATB and orchestraMessiah : oratorio