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Handel: Messiah (extracts)

15 songs (1 hour and 14 minutes) Released on 11 September 1989
1
Messiah HWV56, Part 1: Every valley shall be exalted (tenor)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
3:45
2
Messiah HWV56, Part 1: And the glory of the Lord (chorus)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
2:50
3
Messiah HWV56, Part 1: O thou that tellest (alto)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
5:36
4
Messiah HWV56, Part 1: For unto us a child is born (chorus)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
4:09
5
Messiah HWV56, (PART 1): Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion
Dame Emma Kirkby, Emily Van Evera, Margaret Cable, James Bowman, Joseph Cornwell, Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott, David Thomas & Taverner Choir
4:39
6
Messiah HWV56, Part 1: He shall feed his flock (soprano & alto)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
5:00
7
Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Behold the lamb of God (chorus)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
3:08
8
Messiah HWV56, (PART 2): He was despised (alto)
Dame Emma Kirkby, Emily Van Evera, Margaret Cable, James Bowman, Joseph Cornwell, Taverner Players, Andrew Parrott, David Thomas & Taverner Choir
11:49
9
Messiah HWV56, Part 2: All we like sheep (chorus)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
3:57
10
Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Why do the nations (bass)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
1:29
11
Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Let us break their bonds asunder (chorus)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
1:50
12
Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. 2: No. 39, Chorus, "Hallelujah"
Andrew Parrott
3:59
13
Messiah HWV56, Part 3: I know that my Redeemer liveth (soprano)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
6:33
14
Messiah HWV56, Part 3: The trumpet shall sound (bass)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
8:48
15
Messiah HWV56, Part 3: Worthy is the lamb (chorus)
Dame Emma Kirkby/Emily Van Evera/Margaret Cable/James Bowman/Joseph Cornwell/David Thomas/Taverner Choir/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
7:12