Handel: Messiah / Thomas, Zukerman, Taylor, et al

> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Recitative: All they that see Him Laugh Him to scorn (Tenor)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: He trusted in God that He would deliver Him (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Recitative: Thy rebuke hath broken His heart (Tenor)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Arioso: Behold, and see if there be any sorrow like unto His sorrow! (Tenor)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Recitative: He was cut off out of the land of the living (Tenor)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Aria: But thou didst not leave His soul in Hell (Tenor)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Lift up your heads (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Recitative: Unto which of the angels said He at any time (Tenor)- Let all the angels of God worship Him (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Aria: Thou art gone up high (bass)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: The Lord gave the word (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: How beautiful are the feet of Him that bringeth glad tidings of salvation (Soprano)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Aria: Why do the nations so furiosly rage together (Bass)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Let us break their bonds asunder (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Recitative: He that dwelleth in heaven shall laugh them to scorn (Tenor)- Song: Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron (Tenor)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part II: Hallelujah! (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: Aria: I know that my Redeemer liveth (Soprano)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: Since by man came death (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: Recitative: Behold, I tell you a mystery (Bass)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: Aria: The trumpet shall sound (Bass)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: Recitative: Then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written (Allto)- Duet: O Death, where is thy sting (alto, Tenor)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: But thanks be to God (Chorus)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: Aria: If God be for us, who can be against us? (Soprano)
> Messiah, HWV 56 - Part III: Worthy is the Lamb that was slain (Chorus)

Album Summary

>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
Performers Conductor Ensemble Composer

Notes & Reviews:

"I have always subscribed to the idea that a 'live' recording of any work should be released only if its artistic standards can be compared favorably to a studio recording version, and if the particular circumstances of the performances merit special attention." - Jeffrey Thomas



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Works Details

>Handel, George Frideric : Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio
  • Performers: Daniel Taylor (Countertenor); Arianna Zukerman (Soprano); Steven Tharp (Tenor); William Sharp
  • Conductor: Jeffrey Thomas
  • Ensemble: American Bach Soloists
  • Notes: University of California, Davis, CA (12/17/2004-12/18/2004)
  • Running Time: 129 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1741
  • Studio/Live: Live