HANDEL Messiah Marshall/Robbin/Johnson

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

Messiah
Marshall · Robbin · Johnson ·
Hale · Brett · Quirke
Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists
John Eliot Gardiner
Int. Release 30 Jan. 1992
2 CDs / Download
2 CDs 0289 434 2972 6 ph2
highlights CD ph
Philips DDD


Track List

CD 1: Handel: Messiah

George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Messiah, HWV 56

Pt. 1

English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Robert Hale, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Charles Brett, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Catherine Robbin, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Robert Hale, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Saul Quirke, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Margaret Marshall, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Catherine Robbin, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Catherine Robbin, Margaret Marshall, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Pt. 2

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Catherine Robbin, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Total Playing Time: 1:12:03

CD 2: Handel: Messiah

George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Messiah, HWV 56

Pt. 2

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Margaret Marshall, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Charles Brett, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Margaret Marshall, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Robert Hale, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Pt. 3

Margaret Marshall, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Robert Hale, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Charles Brett, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Charles Brett, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Charles Brett, Elizabeth Wilcock, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner

Total Playing Time: 1:05:06

. . . I just loved their recording of Handel's "Messiah" -- Gardiner's combination of articulation on the strings and accents in the voices is just perfect. It's a masterpiece.