In 2009 in commemoration of the 250th anniversary of the death of George Frideric Handel, and the 800th anniversary of the University of Cambridge, the Choir of King's College, Cambridge performed Handel's best known work, Messiah, on Palm Sunday, April 5 2009 in the magnificent setting of King's College Chapel. The performance was conducted by Stephen Cleobury, who sadly passed away last year, and featured the Academy of Ancient Music and soloists Ailish Tynan, Alice Coote, Allan Clayton and Matthew Rose. This event was broadcasted live in many cinemas around Europe, US and Canada and released on CD and DVD. It is now available on vinyl for the first time.
In 2009 in commemoration of the 250th anniversary of the death of George Frideric Handel, and the 800th anniversary of the University of Cambridge, the Choir of King's College, Cambridge performed Handel's best known work, Messiah, on Palm Sunday, April 5 2009 in the magnificent setting of King's College Chapel. The performance was conducted by Stephen Cleobury, who sadly passed away last year, and featured the Academy of Ancient Music and soloists Ailish Tynan, Alice Coote, Allan Clayton and Matthew Rose. This event was broadcasted live in many cinemas around Europe, US and Canada and released on CD and DVD. It is now available on vinyl for the first time.
190295193058
Handel: Messiah
Artist: Kings College Choir Cambridge
Format: Vinyl
New: Available 39.98
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DISC: 1

1. Messiah HWV56: Sinfony (Grave - Allegro Moderato)
2. Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. 1: No. 2, Recitative Accompanied, "Comfort Ye, My People" (Tenor)
3. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted (Tenor Air: Andante)
4. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: And the Glory of the Lord (Chorus: Andante)
5. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Thus Saith the Lord (Bass Accompagnato)
6. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: But Who May Abide? (Alto Air: Larghetto - Prestissimo)
7. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: And He Shall Purify (Chorus)
8. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Behold! a Virgin Shall Conceive (Alto Recitative)
9. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: O Thou That Tellest (Alto Air: Andante) 1
10. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: O Thou That Tellest (Chorus) 1
11. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover the Earth (Bass Accompagnato: Andante Larghetto) 1
12. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: The People That Walked in Darkness (Bass Air: Larghetto) 1
13. Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. 1: No. 11, Chorus, "For Unto Us a Child Is Born" 1
14. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Pifa (Pastoral Symphony: Larghetto E Mezzo Piano) 1
15. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: There Were Shepherds Abiding in the Field (Soprano Recitative) 1
16. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Glory to God (Chorus: Allegro, Da Lontano E Un Poco Piano) 1
17. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter of Zion (Soprano Air: Allegro) 1
18. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Then Shall the Eyes of the Blind (Alto Recitative) 1
19. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: He Shall Feed His Flock... Come Unto Him All Ye That Labour (Soprano ; Alto Duet: Larghetto E Piano) 2
20. Messiah HWV56, Part 1: His Yoke Is Easy (Chorus: Allegro) 2
21. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Behold the Lamb of God (Chorus: Largo) 2
22. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: He Was Despised (Alto Air: Largo) 2
23. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Surely He Hath Borne Our Griefs (Chorus: Largo E Staccato) 2
24. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: And with His Stripes (Chorus: Alla Breve, Moderato) 2
25. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: All We Like Sheep (Chorus: Allegro Moderato - Adagio) 2
26. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: All They That See Him (Tenor Accompagnato: Larghetto) 2
27. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: He Trusted in God (Chorus: Allegro) 2
28. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart (Tenor Accompagnato: Largo) 2
29. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Behold, and See (Tenor Arioso: Largo E Piano) 3
30. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: He Was Cut Off (Tenor Recitative) 3
31. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: But Thou Didst Not Leave (Tenor Air: Andante Larghetto) 3
32. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Lift Up Your Heads (Chorus: A Tempo Ordinario) 3
33. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Unto Which of the Angels (Tenor Recitative) 3
34. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Let All the Angels of God (Chorus: Allegro) 3
35. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Thou Art Gone Up on High (Alto Air: Allegro Larghetto) 3
36. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: The Lord Gave the Word (Chorus: Andante Allegro) 3
37. LP3- Messiah HWV56, Part 2: How Beautiful Are the Feet (Soprano Air: Larghetto) 3
38. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Their Sound Is Gone Out (Chorus: A Tempo Ordinario) 3
39. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Why Do the Nations (Bass Air: Allegro) 4
40. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder (Chorus: Allegro E Staccato) 4
41. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: He That Dwelleth in Heaven (Tenor Recitative) 4
42. Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Thou Shalt Break Them (Tenor Air: Andante) 4
43. Messiah, HWV 56, Part 2: "Hallelujah" (Chorus) 4
44. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (Soprano Air: Larghetto) 4
45. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: Since By Man Came Death (Chorus: Grave - Allegro) 4
46. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: Behold I Tell You a Mystery (Bass Accompagnato) 4
47. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: The Trumpet Shall Sound (Bass Air: Pomposo, Ma Non Troppo) 4
48. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: Then Shall Be Brought to Pass (Alto Recitative) 4
49. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: O Death, Where Is Thy Sting (Alto ; Tenor Duet: Andante) 5
50. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: But Thanks Be to God (Chorus: Andante) 5
51. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: If God Is for Us (Soprano Air: Larghetto) 5
52. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: Worthy Is the Lamb (Chorus: Largo - Andante - Laghetto) 5
53. Messiah HWV56, Part 3: Amen (Chorus: Allegro Moderato)

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In 2009 in commemoration of the 250th anniversary of the death of George Frideric Handel, and the 800th anniversary of the University of Cambridge, the Choir of King's College, Cambridge performed Handel's best known work, Messiah, on Palm Sunday, April 5 2009 in the magnificent setting of King's College Chapel. The performance was conducted by Stephen Cleobury, who sadly passed away last year, and featured the Academy of Ancient Music and soloists Ailish Tynan, Alice Coote, Allan Clayton and Matthew Rose. This event was broadcasted live in many cinemas around Europe, US and Canada and released on CD and DVD. It is now available on vinyl for the first time.