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Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

Overview
Works: 389 works in 2,029 publications in 8 languages and 32,331 library holdings
Genres: Music  Oratorios  Vocal scores  Musical settings  Drama  Scores  Live sound recordings  Discography  Sacred music  Parts (Music) 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Compiler, Arranger, Editor, Other, Translator, Lyricist, Creator, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, lbr
Classifications: M2000.H22, 782.23
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The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
197 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 6,464 libraries worldwide
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano by George Frideric Handel( score )
326 editions published between 1764 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,364 libraries worldwide
For solo voices (SATB), chorus (SATB), and orchestra
L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( file )
44 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,397 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( file )
38 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Saul by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
49 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Recorded live at Stadthalle Göttingen, Germany, June 1989
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 680 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
Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Saul : oratorio in three acts = Oratorium in drei Akten [HWV 53] by George Frideric Handel( score )
67 editions published between 1773 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 553 libraries worldwide
I. Gesamtausgabe
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Messiah a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel( visu )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Handel's most beloved of all oratorios was performed by fewer than forty instrumentalist and a chorus, less than thirty strong, of boy trebles and men. This is the tradition to which this performance has returned to. Members of the Academy all play instruments of the period or accurate modern copies. The soloists improvised embellishments in the arias and, in certain cases, join in the singing of the choruses, just as they would have done 240 years ago
Israel in Egypt : a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel( score )
11 editions published between 1815 and 2014 in English and German and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Music manuscript of an 18th-century copy of the original trombone parts for "Israel in Egypt" (p. 261-276). Laid in at back of Ms. 13
Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel( file )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Saul HWV 53 by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Messiah by Sven-David Sandström( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Saul Oratorium in drei Akten, HWV 53 = oratorio in three acts, HWV 53 by George Frideric Handel( file )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Belsazar Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( file )
3 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Saul, an oratorio by Charles Jennens( file )
7 editions published between 1738 and 2005 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The messiah a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel( Book )
20 editions published between 1779 and 1986 in German and English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Charles Jennens
Charles Jennens British opera and oratorio librettist
Charles Jennens Brits componist (1700-1773)
Charles Jennens englischer Grundbesitzer, Mäzen und Librettist
Charles Jennens letterato, mecenate e musicologo inglese
Jennens, Ch 1700-1773
Jennens, Charles 1700-1773
ジェネンズ, チャールズ
查爾斯·詹南斯
Languages
English (668)
German (142)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (2)
Afrikaans (2)
French (1)
Danish (1)
Dutch (1)
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