GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL
   
 Messiah HWV 56 140:51  
  FIRST PART  
1 Sinfony 03:08
2 Comfort ye 02:49
3 Ev'ry valley 03:06
4 And the glory 02:47
5 Thus saith the Lord 01:24
6 But who may abide? 04:21
7 And He shall purify 02:16
8 Behold, a virgin 00:27
9 O thou that tellest 05:21
10 For behold, darkness 02:00
11 The people that walked 03:39
12 For unto us 03:49
13 Pastoral Symphony 00:56
14 There were shepherds 00:12
15 And lo, the angel of the Lord 00:19
16 And the angel said unto them 00:30
17 And suddenly 00:18
18 Glory to God 01:56
19 Rejoice greatly 04:15
20 Then shall the eyes 00:26
21 And He shall feed his flock 05:08
22 His yoke is easy 02:08
  SECOND PART  
23 Behold the Lamb of God 03:28
24 He was despised 12:20
25 Surely, He hath borne 02:02
26 And with His stripes 02:07
27 All we like sheep 03:48
28 All they that see Him 00:47
29 He trusted in God 02:05
30 Thy rebuke hath broken His heart 01:30
31 Behold, and see 01:18
32 He was cut off 00:13
33 But Thou didst not leave 02:05
34 Lift up your heads 03:06
35 Unto which of the angels 00:12
36 Let all the angels 01:31
37 Thou art gone up on high 03:06
38 The Lord gave the word 01:09
39 How beautiful are the feet 02:19
40 Their sound is gone out 01:30
41 Why do the nations 02:44
42 Let us break their bonds asunder 01:42
43 He that dwelleth in heaven 00:10
44 Thou shalt break them 02:02
45 Hellelujah 03:51
  THIRD PART  
46 I know that my redeemer liveth 05:55
47 Since by man came death 02:18
48 Behold, I tell you a mystery 00:39
49 The trumpet shall sound 08:58
50 Then shall be brought to pass 00:15
51 O death, where is they sting 01:04
52 But thanks be in God 02:13
53 If God be for us 04:48
54 Worthy is the Lamb 07:45
 Joan Rodgers soprano
 Della Jones mezzo-soprano
 Christopher Robson counter-tenor
 Philip Langridge tenor
 Bryn Terfel bass-baritone
 Richard Hickox
   
  11-17 January 1991