Chandos Anthems, Nos 1-11 (Complete)

   
 GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL
   
  COMPACT DISC ONE 60:30      
   
 Chandos Anthem No.1. 19:39  
1 Sonata 02:14
  Tenor & Chorus  
2 O be joyful in the Lord . . . 02:00
  Chorus  
3 Serve the Lord with gladness . . . 02:12
  Soprano & Tenor. Duet  
4 Be ye sure that the Lord he is God . . . 02:36
  Chorus  
5 O go your way into his gates . . . 03:14
  Soprano, Tenor & Bass. Trio  
6 For the Lord is gracious . . . 02:43
  Chorus  
7 Glory be to the Father . . . 01:35
  Chorus  
8 As it was in the beginning . . . 03:05
 Chandos Anthem No.2. 21:46  
9 Sonata 03:54
  Chorus  
10 In the Lord I put my trust . . . 04:07
  Tenor  
11 God is a constant sure defence . . . 02:70
  Chorus  
12 Behold! The wicked bend their bows . . . 02:44
  Tenor  
13 But God, who hears the suff'ring pow'r . . . 02:22
  Chorus  
14 Snares, fire and brimstone on their heads . . . 01:36
  Tenor  
15 The righteous Lord will righteous deeds . . . 02:05
  Chorus  
16 Then shall my song, with praise inspir'd . . . 02:21
 Chandos Anthem No.3. 19:34  
17 Sonata 03:26
  Sonata  
18 Have mercy upon me, O God . . . 03:59
  Soprano & Tenor. Duet  
19 Wash me thoroughly from my wickedness . . . 02:55
  Tenor  
20 For I acknowledge my faults . . . 00:44
  Tenor  
21 Against thee only have I sinned . . . 01:36
  Chorus  
22 Thou shalt make me hear of joy and gladness . . . 02:16
  Soprano  
23 Make me a clean heart, O God . . . 02:41
  Chorus  
24 Then shall I teach thy ways unto the wicked . . . 01:57
 Chandos Anthem No.4. 14:36  
25 Sonata 02:54
  Soprano & Chorus  
26 O sing unto the Lord a new song! . . . 01:55
  Chorus  
27 Declare his honour unto the heathen . . . 02:39
  Tenor  
28 The waves of the sea rage horribly . . . 01:36
  Soprano & Tenor. Duet  
29 O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness . . . 03:16
  Chorus  
30 Let the whole earth stand in awe of him . . . 00:49
  Chorus  
31 Let the heav'ns rejoice . . . 01:27
 Chandos Anthem No.5. 23:20  
32 Sonata 03:38
  Chorus  
33 I will magnify thee, O God my King . . . 01:46
  Tenor  
34 Ev'ry day will I give thanks unto thee . . . 03:32
  Chorus  
35 One generation shall praise thy works . . . 02:05
  Tenor  
36 The Lord preserveth all them that love him . . . 02:32
  Soprano  
37 The Lord is righteous in all his ways . . . 03:08
  Tenor  
38 Happy are the people that are in such a case . . . 03:57
  Tenor & Chorus  
39 My mouth shall speak the praise of the Lord . . . 02:42
 Chandos Anthem No.6. 20:14  
40 Sonata (Julie Miller - violin solo) 03:26
  Chorus  
41 As pants the hart for cooling streams . . . 03:07
  Soprano  
42 Tears are my daily food . . . 03:09
  Tenor (Julie Miller - violin solo)  
43 Now, when I think thereupon . . . 01:33
  Chorus  
44 In the voice of praise and thanksgiving . . . 01:40
  Soprano & Tenor. Duet (Julie Miller - violin solo; Valerie Darke - oboe solo)  
45 Why so full of grief, O my soul? . . . 04:23
  Tenor & Chorus  
46 Put thy trust in God . . . 02:56
 Chandos Anthem No.7. 20:31  
47 Sonata (David Woodcock - violin solo; Sophia McKenna - oboe solo) 03:12
  Soprano & Chorus  
48 My song shall be always . . . 05:07
  Tenor  
49 For who is he among the clouds . . . 00:33
  Soprano, Tenor & Bass  
50 God is very greatly to be feared . . . 02:22
  Alto & Bass. Duet  
51 The heav'ns are thine . . . 02:10
  Chorus  
52 Righteousness and equity are the habitation of thy seat . . . 03:13
  Soprano  
53 Blessed is the people, O Lord . . . 02:42
  Chorus  
54 Thou art the glory . . . 01:12
 Chandos Anthem No.8. 29:57  
55 Sonata (David Woodcock, William Thorp - violin solos) 03:58
  Chorus  
56 O come, let us sing unto the Lord . . . 03:28
  Tenor  
57 O come, let us worship and fall down . . . 03:43
  Chorus  
58 Glory and worship are before him . . . 01:48
  Tenor & Chorus  
59 Tell it out among the heathen . . . 05:51
  Soprano  
60 O magnify the Lord . . . 03:36
  Alto  
61 The Lord preserveth the souls of the saints . . . 02:59
  Tenor  
62 For look, as high as the heaven . . . 02:00
  Chorus  
63 There is sprung up a light for the righteous . . . 02:34
 Chandos Anthem No.9. 24:13  
  Chorus  
64 O praise the Lord with one consent . . . 05:12
  Alto  
65 Praise him, all ye that in his house . . . 03:09
  Tenor  
66 For this our truest int'rest is . . . 02:30
  Bass  
67 That God is great . . . 02:31
  Chorus  
68 With cheerful notes let all the earth . . . 03:24
  Soprano  
69 God's tender mercy knows no bounds . . . 02:54
  Chorus  
70 Ye boundless realms of joy . . . 02:25
  Chorus  
71 Your voices raise, ye Cherubim and Seraphim . . . 02:08
 Chandos Anthem No.10. 27:57  
72 Sinfonia 02:39
  Tenor  
73 The Lord is my light and my salvation . . . 02:38
  Chorus  
74 Though an host of men were laid against me . . . 03:01
  Tenor  
75 One thing have I desired in the Lord . . . 04:16
  Chorus  
76 I will offer in his dwelling an oblation . . . 03:00
  Chorus  
77 For who is God but the Lord? . . . 04:16
  Tenor  
78 The Lord is my strength and my shield . . . 02:14
  Soprano  
79 It is the Lord that ruleth the sea . . . 01:42
  Chorus  
80 Sing praises unto the Lord . . . 03:59
 Chandos Anthem No.11. 21:19  
81 Sonata 03:52
  Chorus  
82 Let God arise . . . 02:54
  Tenor  
83 Like as the smoke vanisheth . . . 02:37
  Soprano  
84 Let the righteous be glad . . . 03:09
  Chorus  
85 O sing unto God . . . 03:18
  Chorus  
86 Praised be the Lord! . . . 05:23
 Lynne Dawson soprano
 Patrizia Kwella soprano
 James Bowman alto
 Ian Partridge tenor
 Michael George bass
 Harry Christophers
   
  30 November-2 December 1987, 11-13 October 1988, 30 January-1 February 1989 and 24-26 May 1989