The essential HANDEL/ Marriner/Hogwood

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

The Essential Handel
Water Music Suite; Music For The Royal Fireworks; Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba;
Zadok The Priest; Largo; Hallelujah Chorus a.o.
Marriner · Hogwood ·
Ferrier · Sutherland
Int. Release 03 Jul. 1995
2 CDs / Download
2 CDs 0289 444 5432 1 df2
Decca ADD/DDD


Track List

CD 1: The Essential Handel

George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Solomon HWV 67

Act 3

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Semele, HWV 58

Act 2

Kenneth McKellar, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Adrian Boult

Water Music Suite, HWV 348-350

Water Music Suite in F Major, BWV 348

4.
Air
3:24

Water Music Suite in D Major, HWV 349

6.
4:06

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Rodelinda, HWV 19

Ed. Raymond Leppard

Act 1

Bernadette Greevy, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Organ Concerto No. 13 in F Major, "Cuckoo and the Nightingale" HWV 295

8.
2:43

9.
4:13

Peter Hurford, Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra, Joshua Rifkin

Peter Hurford

11.
3:14

12.
3:11

Peter Hurford, Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra, Joshua Rifkin

Suite No.11 In D Minor, HWV 437

13.
2:54

Christopher Hogwood

Berenice, HWV 38

Act 2

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Jephtha, HWV 70

Act 3

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Judas Maccabaeus HWV 63

Handel Opera Society Orchestra, Handel Opera Society Chorus, Charles Farncombe

Serse, HWV 40

Act 1

17.
5:30

London Symphony Orchestra, George Szell

The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, English Chamber Orchestra, David Willcocks

Total Playing Time: 1:12:25

CD 2: The Essential Handel

George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759)
Music for the Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351

1.
7:50

2.
1:37

3.
2:52

5.
2:56

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Samson, HWV 57

Act 1

Kathleen Ferrier, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Adrian Boult

Harp Concerto in B flat, Op.4, No.6, HWV 294

8.
4:36

Marisa Robles, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Iona Brown

Samson, HWV 57

Act 3

Joan Sutherland, Harry Dilley, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Ode for Saint Cecilia's Day, HWV76

Peter Pears, Philip Jones, English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

Rinaldo, HWV 7a

Edited & Prepared: Bonynge

Act 3

13.
2:38

English Chamber Orchestra, Richard Bonynge

Rodelinda, HWV 19

Act 3

Marilyn Horne, Vienna Cantata Orchestra, Henry Lewis

Messiah, HWV 56

Pt. 1

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Pt. 3

Elly Ameling, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Gwynne Howell, John Wilbraham, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Pt. 2

18.
3:40

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Total Playing Time: 1:14:14