Händel Highlights - Achim Beyer (violin); Adele Stolte (soprano); Akademie für Alte Musik, Berlin; Arleen Augér (soprano);...

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  1. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348
  2. Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351
  3. Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op.6/4, HWV 322
  4. Organ Concerto in F major "Cuckoo & the Nightingale" (No.13), HWV 295
  5. Trio sonata for oboe, violin & continuo in D major, HWV 385 (doubtful)
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  1. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348
  2. Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351
  3. Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op.6/4, HWV 322
  4. Organ Concerto in F major "Cuckoo & the Nightingale" (No.13), HWV 295
  5. Trio sonata for oboe, violin & continuo in D major, HWV 385 (doubtful)
  6. Air for keyboard in A major, HWV 468
  7. K?nft' ger Zeiten eitler Kummer (German Aria No.1), hymn for soprano & continuo, HWV 202
  8. Suite for keyboard (Suite de piece), Vol.1, No.5 in E major ("The Harmonious Blacksmith"), HWV 430
  9. Trio sonata for 2 recorders & continuo in F major, HWV 405
  10. Sonata (Fantasia) for harpsichord in C major, HWV 577
  11. Fantasie for keyboard in C major, HWV 490
  12. Pastorella venga bella, secular cantata for voice, violin, cello & continuo (fragment; doubtful), TWV 20:62
  13. Prelude and Allegro (Sonata) for keyboard in G minor, HWV 574
  14. Flute Sonata in B minor (Op.1/9b), HWV 367b
  15. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Halleluja!
  16. Judas Maccabaeus, oratorio, HWV 63: Dann t÷nt der Laut' und Harfe Klang
  17. Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54: Hagel statt Regen
  18. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Warum denn rasen und toben die Heiden im Zorne
  19. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Symphony
  20. Te Deum (Utrecht) for soloists, chorus & orchestra in D major, HWV 278: Verlieh' uns Herr
  21. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Frohlock und jauchze
  22. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: La?t alle Engel
  23. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Ich wei?, da? mein Erl÷ser lebet
  24. Te Deum (Utrecht) for soloists, chorus & orchestra in D major, HWV 278: Der hocherhabene Chor - Du bist der Herr
  25. Judas Maccabaeus, oratorio, HWV 63: Fall ward sein Los
  26. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: O du, die Wonne
  27. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: O du, die Wonne
  28. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Ehre sei Gott
  29. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Sinfonia pastorale
  30. Te Deum (Utrecht) for soloists, chorus & orchestra in D major, HWV 278: O Herr, auf dich
  31. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Tune the soft melodious flute
  32. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Ihr Schall genet aus
  33. Jephtha, oratorio, HWV 70: Symphony
  34. Israel in Egypt, oratorio, HWV 54: Aber mit seinem Volke
  35. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Das Volk, das da wandelt
  36. Te Deum (Utrecht) for soloists, chorus & orchestra in D major, HWV 278: Tag f?r Tag
  37. Judas Maccabaeus, oratorio, HWV 63: Seht den Sieger ruhmgekr÷nt
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Getting acquainted with a composer's work is made much easier with a comprehensive, multi-disc sampler than with a single-disc compilation, and that is why this triple-decker from Berlin Classics is a helpful introduction to the glorious music of George Frederick Handel. Because much of his prolific output was composed in the large forms of operas ...

Händel Highlights 2010, Berlin Classics

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