Handel: Oratorios

Various Artists

Release Date:

08/05/2016

Record Label:

Carus

  1. $131.99
  2. $158.49

Disc 1 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Sinfonia. Vivace - Allegro - Adagio e staccato

by Collegium Cartusianum

2:44
2

Kommet, ihr verworfnen Sünder (Chorus)

by Johanna Winkel

3:21
3

Als Jesus nun zu Tische saß (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:34
4

Das ist mein Leib (Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

1:02
5

Der Gott, dem alle Himmelskreise (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

2:03
6

Und bald hernach (Evangelist, Jesus)

by Markus Brutscher

1:20
7

Gott selbst der Brunnquell (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

2:06
8

Ach, wie hungert mein Gemüte (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

2:05
9

Drauf sagten sie dem Höchsten Dank (Evangelist, Jesus)

by Markus Brutscher

0:34
10

Wir wollen alle eh' erblassen (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:32
11

Es ist gewiss (Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

1:08
12

Weil ich den Hirten schlagen werde (Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

1:13
13

Aufs wenigste will ich (Peter, Jesus)

by James Oxley

1:05
14

Mein Vater, mein Vater! (Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

1:33
15

Mich drückt der Sünden (Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

0:54
16

Ist's möglich, dass dein Zorn (Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

1:34
17

Sünder, schaut mit Furcht (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

1:33
18

Die Pein vermehrte sich (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

1:04
19

Brich, mein Herz (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

5:26
20

Ein Engel aber kam (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:31
21

Erwachet doch! (Jesus, Peter, John, James)

by James Oxley

1:51
22

Und eh' die Rede (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:11
23

Greift zu, schlagt tot (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:00
24

Und der Verräter (Evangelist, Judas)

by Jan Thomer

0:21
25

Er soll uns nicht entlaufen (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

0:25
26

Nimm, Rabbi, diesen Kuss (Judas, Jesus)

by Jan Thomer

0:15
27

Gift und Glut (Peter)

by Collegium Cartusianum

1:39
28

Steck nur das Schwert (Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

1:21
29

O weh, sie binden ihn (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

0:42
30

Wo flieht ihr hin? (Peter)

by James Oxley

0:38
31

Nehmt mich mit, verzagte Scharen (Peter)

by James Oxley

4:21
32

Und Jesus ward (Evangelist, Caiphas, Jesus, An Armed Servant)

by Markus Brutscher

1:17
33

Was Bärentatzen, Löwenklauen (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

3:12
34

Dies sahe Petrus an (Evangelist, Maid 1, Peter, Maid 2, Maid 3)

by Nele Gramss

1:13
35

Ich will versinken (Peter)

by James Oxley

0:44
36

Drauf krähete der Hahn (Evangelist, Peter)

by Markus Brutscher

1:26
37

Heul, du Fluch! (Peter)

by James Oxley

2:42
38

Doch wie, will ich (Peter)

by James Oxley

0:30
39

Schau, ich fall' in strenger Buße (Peter)

by James Oxley

2:32
40

Ach, Gott und Herr (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:14
41

Als Jesus nun (Evangelist, Caiphas, Jesus)

by Markus Brutscher

1:17
42

Erwäg, ergrimmte Natternbrut (Tenor)

by Johanna Winkel

4:12
43

Die Nacht war kaum vorbei (Evangelist, Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

1:17
44

Meine Laster sind die Stricke (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

2:19
45

Oh, was hab' ich, verfluchter Mensch (Judas)

by Jan Thomer

0:34
46

Lasst diese Tat nicht ungerochen (Judas)

by Jan Thomer

2:04
47

Unsäglich ist mein Schmerz (Judas)

by Jan Thomer

1:05
48

Die ihr Gottes Gnad' versäumet (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

1:58
49

Wie nun Pilatus Jesum fragt (Evangelist, Jesus)

by Markus Flaig

0:18
50

Bestrafe diesen Übeltäter (Chorus)

by Markus Brutscher

0:37
51

Sprichst du denn (Daughter of Zion, Jesus)

by Nele Gramss

2:18

Disc 2 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Pilatus wunderte sich sehr (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

1:20
2

Wie er nun sah (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:13
3

Besinne dich, Pilatus (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

1:49
4

Drauf zerreten die Kreigsknecht' (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:25
5

Ich seh' an einen Stein gebunden (Faithful Soul 1)

by Johanna Winkel

1:26
6

Drum, Seele, schau (Faithful Soul 1)

by Johanna Winkel

2:06
7

Dem Himmel gleicht (Faithful Soul 1)

by Johanna Winkel

3:29
8

Wie nun das Blut (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:27
9

Die Rosen krönen (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

2:01
10

Verwegner Dorn (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

1:01
11

Laß doch diese herbe Schmerzen (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

3:25
12

Der zarten Schläfen (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

0:49
13

Jesu! Jesu (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

2:03
14

Drauf beugten sie aus Spott (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:58
15

Ja, scheueten sich nicht (Evangelist)

by Nele Gramss

1:49
16

Worauf sie mit dem Rohr (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:10
17

Bestürzter Sünder (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

1:03
18

Heil der Welt (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

3:47
19

Wie man ihm nun genug (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:30
20

Eilt, ihr angefochtnen Seelen! (Daughter of Zion, Chorus)

by Nele Gramss

2:03
21

Ach Gott, ach Gott! (Mary)

by Elvira Bill

1:23
22

Soll mein Kind (Mary, Jesus)

by Elvira Bill

2:19
23

Und er trug selbst sein Kreuz (Evangelist, Daughter of Zion)

by Markus Brutscher

0:46
24

Es scheint da den zerkerbten Rücken (Tenor)

by Nele Gramss

1:56
25

Wie sie nun an die Stätte (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:24
26

Hier erstarrt mein Herz (Faithful Soul 1)

by Johanna Winkel

1:17
27

O Anblick, o entsetzliches Gesicht! (Faithful Soul 1)

by Johanna Winkel

1:27
28

O Menschenkind (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

0:49
29

Sobald er nun gekreuzigt war (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:59
30

Und eine dicke Finsternis (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:22
31

Was Wunder, dass der Sonne Pracht (Faithful Soul 1)

by Johanna Winkel

2:31
32

Dies war zur neunten Stund' (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

1:16
33

Mein Heiland (Faithful Soul 1)

by Johanna Winkel

1:57
34

Drauf lief ein Kriegsknecht hin (Evangelist)

by Markus Brutscher

0:33
35

O Donnerwort! (Soprano 2, Alto 2, Baritone)

by Johanna Winkel

4:00
36

O selig, wer dies glaubt (Faithful Soul 1, Evangelist)

by Johanna Winkel

0:34
37

Sind meiner Seelen tiefe Wunden (Daughter of Zion, Faithful Soul 1)

by Nele Gramss

3:12
38

O Großmut! (Daughter of Zion, Evangelist)

by Nele Gramss

0:24
39

Brich, brüllender Abgrund (Faithful Soul 2)

by Johanna Winkel

3:05
40

Ja, ja, es brüllet schon (Faithful Soul 2, Centurion)

by Johanna Winkel

1:22
41

Wie kommt's, dass da der Himmel weint (Faithful Soul 3)

by Johanna Winkel

1:57
42

Bei Jesus' Tod und Leiden (Faithful Soul 2)

by Johanna Winkel

1:40
43

Mein' Sünd' mich werden kranken (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:11
44

Wisch ab der Tränen scharfe Lauge (Daughter of Zion)

by Nele Gramss

6:40
45

Ich bin ein Glied (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:36

Disc 3 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part I: Overture

by Collegium Cartusianum

6:08
2

Part I: 'Twas at the Royal Feast (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

1:09
3

Part I: Happy, Happy, Happy Pair (Tenor, Chorus)

by Virgil Hartinger

4:31
4

Part I: Timotheus, Plac'd on High (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

0:26
5

Part I: Accompanied: The song began from Jove (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

1:10
6

Part I: The list'ning crowd (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

2:20
7

Part I: Aria: With ravish'd ears (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

3:17
8

Part I: Recitative: The praise of Bacchus (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

0:33
9

Part I: Aria and Chorus: Bacchus, ever fair and young (Bass, Chorus)

by Konstantin Wolff

4:01
10

Part I: Recitative: Sooth'd with the sound (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

0:38
11

Part I: Accompanied: He chose a mournful Muse (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

1:31
12

Part I: Aria: He sung Darius Great and Good

by Simone Kermes

3:41
13

Part I: Accompanied: With downcast Looks (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

1:10
14

Part I: Behold Darius, great and good (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

3:03
15

Part I: Recitative: The mighty master smil'd to see (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

0:34
16

Part I: Softly sweet, in Lydian measures (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

3:33
17

Part I: Aria: War, he sung, is toil and trouble (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

4:30
18

Part I: The many rend the skies (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

4:03
19

Part I: Aria: The Prince, unable to conceal (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

6:31
20

Part I: The many rend the skies (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

4:16

Disc 4 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part II: Accompanied: Now strike the Golden Lyre (Tenor, Chorus)

by Virgil Hartinger

2:49
2

Part II: Aria: Revenge, revenge, Timotheus cries (Bass)

by Konstantin Wolff

5:02
3

Part II: Give the Vengeance due (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

1:29
4

Part II: Aria: The Princes applaud with a furious Joy (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

2:02
5

Part II: Aria and Chorus: Thais led the way (Soprano, Chorus)

by Simone Kermes

6:18
6

Part II: Thus long ago (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

6:09
7

Part II: Recitative: Let old Timotheus yield the Prize (Tenor, Bass)

by Virgil Hartinger

0:22
8

Part II: Let old Timotheus yield the Prize (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

3:36
9

Overture: Menuet

by Collegium Cartusianum

5:00
10

Recitative: From harmony, from heav'nly harmony (Tenor) - Accompanied: When nature, underneath a heap (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

3:46
11

From harmony, from heav'nly harmony (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

3:47
12

Air: What passion cannot Music raise (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

8:06
13

Air: The trumpet's loud clangour (Tenor, Chorus)

by Virgil Hartinger

3:25
14

March

by Collegium Cartusianum

2:03
15

Air: The soft complaining Flute (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

5:25
16

Air: Sharp Violins proclaim (Tenor)

by Virgil Hartinger

4:05
17

Air: But oh! what art can teach (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

5:21
18

Air: Orpheus could lead the savage race (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

1:42
19

Accompanied: But bright Cecilia rais'd the wonder high'r (Soprano)

by Simone Kermes

0:45
20

Air: As from the pow'r of sacred lays (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

7:07

Disc 5 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part I: Symphony

by Les Favorites

2:45
2

Part I: The sons of Israel do mourn (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

9:23
3

Part I: Quartet: When the ear heard him (Soprano 1, Alto 2, Tenor, Bass 1)

by Antonia Bourvé

3:03
4

Part I: How is the mighty fall'n! (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

6:44
5

Part I: The righteous shall be had (Soprano 1, Alto 2, Tenor, Bass 1, Chorus)

by Antonia Bourvé

3:30
6

Part I: Their bodies are buried in peace (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

4:28
7

Part I: The people will tell of their wisdom (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

1:49
8

Part I: Quartet: They shall receive (Soprano 2, Alto 2, Tenor, Bass 1)

by Cornelia Winter

3:26
9

Part I: The merciful goodness of the Lord (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

3:55
10

Part II: Recitative: Now there arose a new king over Egypt (Tenor)

by Jan Kobow

0:24
11

Part II: And the children of Israel sigh'd (Alto 1, Chorus)

by Terry Wey

3:33
12

Part II: Recitative: Then sent he Moses, his servant (Tenor)

by Jan Kobow

0:39
13

Part II: They loathed to drink of the river (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:25
14

Part II: Aria: Their land brought forth frogs (Alto 1)

by Terry Wey

2:19
15

Part II: He spake the word (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:16
16

Part II: He gave them hailstones for rain (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:16
17

Part II: He sent a thick darkness over all the land (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:52
18

Part II: He smote all the first-born of Egypt (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:27
19

Part II: But as for his people (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

4:04
20

Part II: Egypt was glad when they departed (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:37
21

Part II: He rebuked the Red Sea (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:41
22

Part II: And Israel saw that great work (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:44

Disc 6 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part III: Moses Song: Moses and the children of Israel sung this song (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

3:30
2

Part III, Moses Song: Duet: The Lord is my strength and my song (Soprano 1, Soprano 2)

by Antonia Bourvé

3:34
3

Part III: Moses Song: He is my God (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

3:04
4

Part III, Moses Song: Duet: The Lord is a man of war (Bass 1, Bass 2)

by Konstantin Wolff

5:38
5

Part III: Moses Song: The depths have cover'd them (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:08
6

Part III: Moses Song: Thy right hand, O Lord is become glorious in power (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

3:34
7

Part III: Moses Song: And with the blast of thy nostrils (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

2:53
8

Part III, Moses Song: Air: The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake (Tenor)

by Jan Kobow

2:17
9

Part III, Moses Song: Air: Thou didst blow with the wind (Soprano 1)

by Antonia Bourvé

2:17
10

Part III: Moses Song: Who is like unto Thee, O Lord (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

1:58
11

Part III, Moses Song: Duet: Thou in thy mercy has led forth (Alto 1, Tenor)

by Terry Wey

4:12
12

Part III: Moses Song: The people shall hear (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

5:10
13

Part III, Moses Song: Air: Thou shalt bring them in (Alto 1)

by Terry Wey

3:24
14

Part III: Moses Song: The Lord shall reign for ever and ever (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

0:40
15

Part III, Moses Song: Recitative: For the horse of Pharaoh (Tenor)

by Jan Kobow

0:26
16

Part III: Moses Song: The Lord shall reign for ever and ever (Chorus)

by Vocalensemble Rastatt

0:39
17

Part III, Moses Song: Recitative: And Miriam the prophetess (Tenor)

by Jan Kobow

0:24
18

Part III: Moses Song: Sing ye to the Lord (Soprano 2, Chorus)

by Cornelia Winter

3:19

Disc 7 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part I: Ouverture (Concerto grosso, Op. 6, No. 1)

by Collegium Cartusianum

3:42
2

Part I: Accompagnato: Hence, loathed Melancholy (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

2:30
3

Part I: Accompagnato: Hence, vain deluding Joys (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

1:00
4

Part I: Air: Come, thou Goddess fair and free (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

1:38
5

Part I: Air: Come rather, Goddess, sage and holy (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

3:01
6

Part I: Air: Haste thee, nymph (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:14
7

Part I: Air: Haste thee, nymph (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:08
8

Part I: Air: Come and trip it (Tenor, Chorus)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:16
9

Part I: Come, and trip it (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:07
10

Part I: Accompagnato: Come, pensive Nun (Il Penseroso. Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

0:57
11

Part I: Arioso: Come, but keep thy wonted state (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

1:30
12

Part I: Accompagnato: There, held in holy passion still (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

3:01
13

Part I: Arioso: Join with thee (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:16
14

Part I: Recitative: Hence, loathed Melancholy (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

0:25
15

Part I: Recitative: If I give thee honour due (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

0:09
16

Part I: Air: Mirth, admit me of thy crew (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

4:09
17

Part I: Recitative: First and chief, on golden wing (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

0:53
18

Part I: Air: Sweet bird (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

12:53Not available separately
19

Part I: Recitative: If I give thee honour due (L'Allegro: Bass)

by Andreas Wolf

0:10
20

Part I: Air: Mirth, admit me of thy crew (Bass)

by Andreas Wolf

2:16
21

Part I: Air: Oft, on a plat of rising ground (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

3:05
22

Part I: Air: Far from all resort of mirth (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

3:26
23

Part I: Recitative: If I give thee honour due (L'Allegro: Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

0:11
24

Part I: Let me wander not unseen (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:49
25

Part I: Air: Straight mine eye (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

2:08
26

Part I: Accompagnato: Mountains, on whose barren breast (Bass)

by Andreas Wolf

1:17
27

Part I: Air: Or let the merry bells ring round (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

1:22
28

Part I: And young and old come forth to play (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

2:18

Disc 8 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part II: Accompagnato: Hence, vain deluding Joys (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

1:22
2

Part II: Air: Sometimes let gorgeous Tragedy (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

4:36
3

Part II: Air: But oh, sad virgin (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

6:39
4

Part II: Recitative: Thus, Night, oft see me (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

0:23
5

Part II: Populous cities please me then (L'Allegro: Bass, Chorus)

by Andreas Wolf

3:05
6

Part II: Air: There let Hymen oft appear (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

2:16
7

Part II: Accompagnato: Me, when the Sun begins to fling (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

0:40
8

Part II: Air: Hide me from Day's garnish eye (Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

3:11
9

Part II: Air: I'll to the well-trod stage anon (Il Allegro: Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:58
10

Part II: Air: And ever against eating cares (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

2:25
11

Part II: Air: Orpheus self may have his head (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

2:44
12

Part II: Air: These delights if thou canst give (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:42
13

Part II: These delights if thou canst give (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:36
14

Part II: Recitative: But ley my due feet never fail (Il Penseroso: Soprano)

by Maria Keohane

0:41
15

Part II: There let the pealing organ blow (Soprano, Chorus)

by Maria Keohane

1:41
16

Part II: These pleasures, Melancholy, give (Soprano, Chorus)

by Maria Keohane

4:15
17

Part III: Accompagnato: Hence! Boast not, ye profane (Il Moderato: Bass)

by Andreas Wolf

0:25
18

Part III: Air: Come, with native lustre shine (Bass)

by Andreas Wolf

3:01
19

Part III: Accompagnato: Sweet Temp'rance (Bass)

by Andreas Wolf

0:56
20

Part III: All this company serene (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

1:35
21

Part III: Air: Come, with gentle hand restrain (Soprano)

by Julia Doyle

1:46
22

Part III: Recitative: No more short life they then will spend in straying (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

0:44
23

Part III: Air: Each action will derive new grace (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

2:07
24

Part III: Duet: As steals the morn upon the night (Soprano and Tenor)

by Maria Keohane

5:52
25

Part III: Thy pleasures, Moderation, give (Chorus)

by Kölner Kammerchor

3:18

Disc 9 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part I: Sinfonia

by Barockorchester Stuttgart

3:23
2

Part I: Recitative: Comfort ye my people (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

2:54
3

Part I: Aria: Every valley shall be exalted (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

3:21
4

Part I: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

2:39
5

Part I: Recitative: Thus saith the Lord (Bass)

by Peter Harvey

1:27
6

Part I: Aria: But who may abide the day of His coming (Alto)

by Daniel Taylor

4:25
7

Part I: And He shall purify the sons of Levi (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

2:20
8

Part I: Recitative: Behold, a virgin shall conceive (Alto) - Aria: O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion (Alto)

by Daniel Taylor

5:59
9

Part I: Recitative: For behold, darkness shall cover the earth (Bass)

by Peter Harvey

2:01
10

Part I: Aria: The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light (Bass)

by Peter Harvey

4:42
11

Part I: For unto us a child is born (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

3:53
12

Part I: Pifa - Recitative: There were shepherds abiding in the field (Soprano)

by Carolyn Sampson

2:28
13

Part I: Accompagnato: And lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them (Soprano)

by Carolyn Sampson

0:23
14

Part I: Recitative: And the angel said unto them (Soprano) - Accompagnato: And suddenly there was with the angel (Soprano)

by Carolyn Sampson

0:49
15

Part I: Glory to God in the highest (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

1:50
16

Part I: Aria: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion (Soprano)

by Carolyn Sampson

4:00
17

Part I: Recitative: Then shall the eyes of the blind be opened (Alto) - Aria: He shall feed His flock like a shepherd

by Carolyn Sampson

5:20
18

Part I: His yoke is easy, His burthen is light (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

2:11
19

Part II: Behold the Lamb of God (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

2:43
20

Part II: Aria: He was despised and rejected of men (Alto)

by Daniel Taylor

10:18Not available separately

Disc 10 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Part II: Surely, He hath borne our griefs and carried our sorrows (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

1:45
2

Part II: And with His stripes we are healed (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

1:56
3

Part II: All we like sheep have gone astray (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

3:27
4

Part II: Recitative: All they that see Him Laugh Him to scorn (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

0:42
5

Part II: He trusted in God that He would deliver Him (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

2:23
6

Part II: Recitative: Thy rebuke hath broken His heart (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:44
7

Part II: Arioso: Behold, and see if there be any sorrow like unto His sorrow! (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:22
8

Part II: Recitative: He was cut off out of the land of the living (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

0:15
9

Part II: Aria: But thou didst not leave His soul in Hell (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

2:22
10

Part II: Lift up your heads (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

3:04
11

Part II: Recitative: Unto which of the angels said He at any time (Tenor) - Let all the angels of God worship Him (Chorus)

by Benjamin Hulett

1:47
12

Part II: Aria: Thou art gone up high (Alto)

by Daniel Taylor

3:17
13

Part II: The Lord gave the word (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

1:01
14

Part II: Duet: How beautiful are the feet of Him that bringeth glad tidings of salvation (Soprano, Alto)

by Carolyn Sampson

2:02
15

Part II: Their sound is gone out into all lands (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

1:16
16

Part II: Aria: Why do the nations so furiosly rage together (Bass)

by Peter Harvey

2:46
17

Part II: Let us break their bonds asunder (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

1:46
18

Part II: Recitative: He that dwelleth in heaven shall laugh them to scorn (Tenor) - Aria: Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron (Tenor)

by Benjamin Hulett

2:10
19

Part II: Hallelujah! (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

3:36
20

Part III: Aria: I know that my Redeemer liveth (Soprano)

by Carolyn Sampson

5:54
21

Part III: Since by man came death (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

2:13
22

Part III: Recitative: Behold, I tell you a mystery (Bass)

by Peter Harvey

0:38
23

Part III: Aria: The trumpet shall sound (Bass)

by Peter Harvey

9:34
24

Part III: Recitative: Then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written (Counter-tenor) - Duet: O Death, where is thy sting (Alto, Tenor)

by Daniel Taylor

1:15
25

Part III: But thanks be to God (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

1:59
26

Part III: Aria: If God be for us, who can be against us? (Soprano)

by Carolyn Sampson

5:00
27

Part III: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain (Chorus) - Amen (Chorus)

by Kammerchor Stuttgart

6:51

Disc 11 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Act I: Overture

by FestspielOrchester Göttingen

6:59
2

Act I Scene 1: Your harps and cymbals sound to great Jehovah's praise (Chorus of Priests)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

3:45
3

Act I Scene 1: Air: Praise ye the Lord for all His mercies past (Levite)

by Roderick Williams

4:49
4

Act I Scene 1: With pious hearts, and holy tongue (Chorus of Priests)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

4:31
5

Act I Scene 1: Air: Almighty pow'r, who rul'st the earth and skies (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

2:40
6

Act I Scene 1: Recitative: Imperial Solomon, thy pray'rs are heard (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

0:56
7

Act I Scene 1: Air: Sacred raptures cheer my breast (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

4:35
8

Act I Scene 1: Throughout the land Jehovah's praise record (Chorus of Israelites)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

2:49
9

Act I Scene 1: Recitative: Bless'd be the Lord, who look'd with gracious eyes (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:20
10

Act I Scene 1: Air: What though I trace each herb and flow'r (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

6:31
11

Act I Scene 2: Recitative: And see my queen, my wedded love (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:37
12

Act I Scene 2: Air: Bless'd the day when first my eyes (Queen)

by Dominique Labelle

5:18
13

Act I Scene 2: Recitative: Thou fair inhabitant of Nile (Solomon, Queen)

by Tim Mead

0:35
14

Act I Scene 2: Duet: Welcome as the dawn of day (Queen, Solomon)

by Claron McFadden

3:02
15

Act I Scene 2: Recitative: Vain are the transient beauties of the beauties (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

0:44
16

Act I Scene 2: Air: Indulge thy faith and wedded truth (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

2:59
17

Act I Scene 2: Recitative: My blooming fair, come, come away (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:09
18

Act I Scene 2: Air: Haste, haste to the cedar grove (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

3:11
19

Act I Scene 2: Recitative: When thou art absent from my sight (Queen)

by Dominique Labelle

0:13
20

Act I Scene 2: Air: With thee th'unshelter'd moor I'd tread (Queen)

by Dominique Labelle

2:02
21

Act I Scene 2: Recitative: Search round the world, there never yet was seen (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

0:19
22

Act I Scene 2: May no rash intruder disturb their soft hours (Chorus)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

3:13

Disc 12 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Act II Scene 1: From the censer curling rise (Chorus of Israelites)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

5:11
2

Act II Scene 1: Recitative: Prais'd be the Lord, from Him my wisdom springs (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:56
3

Act II Scene 1: Air: When the sun o'er yonder hills (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

4:02
4

Act II Scene 1: Recitative: Great prince, thy resolution's just (Levite)

by Roderick Williams

0:27
5

Act II Scene 1: Air: Thrice bless'd that wise discerning king (Levite)

by Roderick Williams

3:32
6

Act II Scene 2: Recitative: My sovereign liege, two women stand (Attendant, Solomon) - Scene 3: Thou son of David, hear a mother's grief (First Harlot)

by Tim Mead

1:57
7

Act II Scene 3: Trio: Words are weak to paint my fears (First Harlot, Second Harlot, Solomon)

by Dominique Labelle

4:12
8

Act II Scene 3: Recitative: What says the other to th'imputed charge? (Solomon, Second Harlot)

by Tim Mead

1:06
9

Act II Scene 3: Air: Thy sentence, great king (Second Harlot)

by Claron McFadden

2:10
10

Act II Scene 3: Recitative: Withhold, withhold the executing hand! (First Harlot)

by Dominique Labelle

0:14
11

Act II Scene 3: Air: Can I see my infant gor'd (First Harlot)

by Dominique Labelle

3:59
12

Act II Scene 3: Recitative: Israel, attend to what your king shall say (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

1:33
13

Act II Scene 3: Duet: Thrice bless'd be the king (First Harlot, Solomon)

by Dominique Labelle

3:23
14

Act II Scene 3: From the east unto the west (Chorus of Israelites)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

2:52
15

Act II Scene 3: Recitative: From morn to eve I could enraptur'd ding (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

0:26
16

Act II Scene 3: Air: See the tall palm that lifts the head (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

5:35
17

Act II Scene 3: Recitative: No more shall armed bands our hopes destroy (First Harlot)

by Dominique Labelle

0:15
18

Act II Scene 3: Air: Beneath the vine, or fig-tree's shade (First Woman)

by Dominique Labelle

4:41
19

Act II Scene 3: Swell, swell the full chorus (Chorus of Priests)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

2:44

Disc 13 of 13

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Act III: Symphony: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

by FestspielOrchester Göttingen

3:02
2

Act III: Recitative: From Arabia's spicy shores (Queen of Sheba, Solomon)

by Claron McFadden

1:00
3

Act III: Air: Ev'ry sight these eyes behold (Queen of Sheba)

by Claron McFadden

4:23
4

Act III: Recitative: Sweep, sweep the string, to soothe the royal fair (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:12
5

Act III: Air: Music, spread thy voice around (Solomon, Israelites)

by Tim Mead

3:33
6

Act III: Air: Now a diff'rent measure try (Solomon, Israelites)

by Tim Mead

1:45
7

Act III: Recitative: Then at once from rage remove (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:38
8

Act III: Draw the tear from hopeless love (Chorus of Israelites)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

2:31
9

Act III: Recitative: Next the tortur'd soul release (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:13
10

Act III: Air: Thus rolling surges rise (Solomon, Israelites)

by Tim Mead

3:21
11

Act III: Recitative: Thy harmony's divine, great king (Queen of Sheba)

by Claron McFadden

0:58
12

Act III: Air: Pious king, and virtuous queen (Levite)

by Roderick Williams

3:12
13

Act III: Recitative: Thrice happy king, to have achiev'd (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

0:44
14

Act III: Air: Golden columns, fair and bright (Zadok)

by Michael Slattery

3:18
15

Act III: Praise the Lord with harp and tongue! (Double Chorus)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

4:19
16

Act III: Recitative: Gold now is common on our happy shore (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:23
17

Act III: Air: How green our fertile pastures look! (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

2:12
18

Act III: Recitative: May peace in Salem ever dwell! (Queen of Sheba)

by Claron McFadden

0:40
19

Act III: Air: Will the sun forget to streak (Queen of Sheba)

by Claron McFadden

4:56
20

Act III: Recitative: Adieu, fair queen, and in thy breast (Solomon)

by Tim Mead

0:12
21

Act III: Duet: Ev'ry joy, that wisdom knows (Solomon, Queen of Sheba)

by Tim Mead

2:43
22

Act III: The name of the wicked shall quickly be past (Chorus of Israelites)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

2:20
23

Applause

by Audience at the Dresden Frauenkirche

0:30
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