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Author: George Frideric HandelJanet BakerAafje HeynisDaniel ChorzempaIda PrestiAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Philips, ℗1996.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Excerpts
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
Music Type: Oratorios; Concertos; Chaconnes; Fugues; Suites; Anthems; Operas
All Authors / Contributors: George Frideric Handel; Janet Baker; Aafje Heynis; Daniel Chorzempa; Ida Presti; Alexandre Lagoya; Heinz Holliger; Ursula Holliger; Maurice Gendron; Peter Gallion; Musici.; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields.; English Baroque Soloists.; English Chamber Orchestra.; Wiener Symphoniker.; London Symphony Orchestra.; Concerto Amsterdam.; Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin.; Concertgebouworkest.
OCLC Number: 36578575
Notes: Compact discs.
Title from container insert.
Compilation of works originally recorded 1961-1988.
Program notes by Julian Haylock (6 p.)--inserted in container.
Performer(s): Janet Baker, Aafje Heynis, Daniel Chorzempa, Ida Presti, Alexandre Lagoya, Heinz Holliger, Ursula Holliger, Maurice Gendron, Peter Gallion, I Musici, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields ; Neville Marriner, conductor ; English Baroque Soloists ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Raymond Leppard, conductor ; Wiener Symphoniker ; Hans Gillesberger, conductor ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Colin Davis, conductor ; Concerto Amsterdam ; Jaap Schröder, conductor ; RSO Berlin ; Lorin Maazel, conductor ; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Bernard Haitink, conductor.
Event notes: Recorded in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands.
Description: 2 audio discs (approximately 157 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Solomon. Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (2:58) --
Concerto in B flat, op. 4, no. 6 (for harp, strings and 2 flutes) (14:00) --
Concerto grosso in C, "Alexander's feast" (13:00) --
Chaconne in G (13:11) --
Fugue in G (2:10) --
Allegro in D minor (1:47) --
Concerto no. 3 in G minor (for oboe, strings and continuo) (10:00) --
Messiah. He was despised (11:08) ; O Thou that tellest good tidings to Zion (5:26) ; Hallelujah (3:50) --
Concerto no. 13 in F "The cuckoo and the nightingale" (for organ, 2 oboes, strings and continuo) (16:00) --
Water music. Suite (28:00) --
Zadok the Priest. Coronation anthem (5:29) --
Xerxes. Largo (4:58) --
Hercules. Where shall I fly? (6:36) --
Music for the royal fireworks (18:00).
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: George Frideric Handel.

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