Handel Edition - 12 complete oratorios, cantatas, odes, anthems, arias, duets, complete chamber music, keyboard works, organ concertos, oboe concertos & Concerti Grossi, Water Music and Fireworks Music [65 CDs]
65 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2015-09-25Works: George Frederick Handel: The Water Music; Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348; Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349; Handel - Bourée; Sinfonia in B flat major, HWV 339; Sinfonia i...
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Astronio, Claudio; Auger, Arleen [Soprano]; Balzereit, Charlotte; Bertagnolli, Gemma [Soprano Vocal]; Borgstede, Michael; Bosgraaf, Erik; Buchner, Eberhard; Bury, Alison; Camden, ...
Conductors: ; Koch, Helmut; Pommer, Max; Matt, Nicol; Ward, Nicholas; Vitale, Marco; Astronio, Claudio; Wentz, Jed; Deller, Alfred; Willcocks, David; Knothe, Dietrich; Kluttig, Christian; Cleobury, Stephen; Cree...
Ensemble: ; Brandenburg Consort; Concerto Köln ; Contrasto Armonico; Harmonices Mundi; King's College Choir; L'Ecole d'Orphée ; Musica ad Rhenum; Musica Perduta
An exact contemporary of Bach, George Frideric Handel was one of the most important composers of the Baroque era, carving out a career for himself...continue...
Recording information: Abbazia di Santa Maria delle Carceri d'Este, Padua, Ita (01/21/2008-01/25/2008); All Saints Church, East Finchley, UK (01/21/2008-01/25/2008); Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe,...continue...
3 CD / Musica Omnia / 2012-09-01Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Conductors: Wachner, Julian
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2 CD / Scandinavian Classic / 2011-04-26Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Damhus, Ture; Hansen, Soren Gleerup; Kappel, Ulla; Torning, Dan
Conductors: Topp, Morten
2 CD / Eloquentia / 2010-10-12Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Conductors: Cao, Pierre
Handel's Israel in Egypt was premiered at London's King's Theatre in the Haymarket on April 4, 1739. The fifth of the composer's nineteen oratorios, its...continue...
Recording information: Auditorium Dijon, France (10/2009); Philharmonie du Luxembourg, Luxembourg (10/2009); Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Paris (10/2009)....continue...
2 CD / BR Klassik / 2010-03-30Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Hanft, Max; Hoeren, Harald; Lehmann, Christoph
Conductors: Dijkstra, Peter
Ensemble: Concerto Köln
Georg Friedrich Handel's great choral oratorio, "Israel in Egypt" is the most valuable gift the composer ever gave to choral music. The chorus functions as...continue...
Recording information: Prinzregententheater, München (11/28/2008-11/29/2008)....continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-12-16Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Bostridge, Ian [Tenor Vocals]; Crabtree, Libby; East, Angela; Gritton, Susan; Herford, Henry; Varcoe, Stephen [Baritone Vocals]; Vivian, James
Conductors: Cleobury, Stephen
Ensemble: King's College Choir, Cambridge
Handel's "Israel in Egypt," written in 1738, ranks second in popularity to his Messiah. It is unique amongst the composer's oratorios in that the chorus...continue...
2 CD / Coro / 2009-09-01Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Magnificat; Mass in B minor, BWV 232; Cantata no 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" BWV 147; Cantata no 50, "Nun ist das Heil und die Kraft" (incomplete), BWV 50; Tom&aacut...
Performers: Cooper, Gary [Keyboardist]; Crabtree, Libby; Dawson, Lynne [Soprano Vocals]; Dean, Ruth; Dunkley, Sally; George, Michael [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Glynn, Christopher; Montgomery, Roger; Purves, Christop...
Conductors: Christophers, Harry
Ensemble: The Sixteen (Choir)
Some of the most celebrated recordings from Harry Christophers and his award-winning ensemble, in a beautiful 2-CD digipak set. Equally appealing to fans of The...continue...
2 CD / Berlin Classics / 2009-04-03Works: George Frederick Handel: Work(s); Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Bernstein, Walter Heinz; Lorenz, Siegfried; Loth, Gert; Nossek, Carola; Stier, Gothart; Strate, Petra-Ines; Vogel, Christian
Conductors: Hauschild, Wolf-Dieter
Ensemble: Leipzig Radio Chorus; Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra
2 Super Audio CD / Carus / 2009-03-10Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Bourvé, Antonia; Flaig, Markus; Hofmeister, Michael [Countertenor]; Kobow, Jan; Wey, Terry; Winter, Cornelia [Soprano]; Wolff, Konstantin
Conductors: Speck, Holger
Ensemble: Les Favorites
First performed in 1939 at the King's Theatre, 'Israel in Egypt' exceeded all prior oratorios with its abundance of choruses and offered a clear contrast...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-01-05Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54; Coronation Anthem; The King Shall Rejoice, coronation anthem no 2 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 260
Performers: Clarkson, Julian; Deam, Donna; Holton, Ruth; Kenny, Jonathan Peter; Priday, Elisabeth; Purves, Christopher; Robertson, Nicholas; Salmon, Philip; Tindall, Paul; Tusa, Andrew
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.
Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-05-27Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Albino, Laura; Brown, Nils; Mahon, Peter; McLeod, Eve Rachel; Nedecky, Jason; Roach, Bud; Such, Jennie; Watson, Sean
Conductors: Mallon, Kevin
Ensemble: Aradia Baroque Ensemble
Handel's oratorio 'Israel in Egypt' was written three years before the 'Messiah' and, like the 'Messiah', is somewhat atypical of the composer's oratorios. Scored for...continue...
2 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2007-02-27Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Berchtold, Bernhard; Bourvé, Antonia; Cornelius, Susan; Kares, Mika; Mead, Timothy; Sander, Klemens
Conductors: Bramall, Anthony
Ensemble: Chamber Choir of Europe; German Handel Soloists Orchestra
Handel will always be associated with his Messiah. But of course he wrote quite a number of other oratorios as well. "Israel in Egypt" -...continue...
2 CD / Thorofon / 1999-11-01Works: George Frederick Handel: Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54
Performers: Bach, Mechthild; Bleidorn, Matthias; Passow, Sabine; Schwarz, Gotthold
Conductors: Hennig, Heinz