Track details

THE BAROQUE ERA / L'Oiseau-Lyre 478 6753

Artist & Repertoire Information


Track:
6
Composer:

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Composer

Title:

Messiah, HWV 56

Pt. 1

"Behold, A Virgin Shall Conceive...O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings"

Artists:

Carolyn Watkinson, Contralto

Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, Choir

Simon Preston, Conductor

The Academy of Ancient Music, Orchestra

Christopher Hogwood, Conductor

Duration:
6:15
First Release:
1980
Sung Text:

Charles Jennens (1700-1773), Author

Recording Information


Live / Studio:
Studio
Recording Location:
St Jude's, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Produced by:

Peter Wadland, Producer

Balance Engineer:

John Dunkerley

Format:
ADD Stereo