Handel - Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne
Hélène Guilmette (soprano), Andreas Scholl (countertenor), Malcolm E.Bennet (tenor) & Andreas Wolf (bass)
Vocalconsort Berlin & Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Marcus Creed
The unbridled spontaneity of Handel's music… is nowhere more evident than in Dixit Dominus… this is music unsurpassed in his maturity. The 21 voices of the Berlin choir sing with clarity, verve... — More…
Handel: Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV74
I. Solo "Eternal source of light divine"
II. Solo e Coro "The day that gave great Anna birth"
III. Solo "Let all the winged race with joy"
IV. Soli e Coro "Let flocks and herds their fear forget"
V. Duetto e Coro "Let rolling streams their gladness show"
VI. Duetto "Kind health descends on downy wings"
VII. Duetto e Coro "The day that gave great Anna birth"
VIII. Solo e Coro "Let envy then conceal her head"
IX. Solo e Coro "United nations shall combine"
Handel: Dixit Dominus
Coro "Dixit Dominus"
Aria "Virgam virtutis tuae"
Aria "Tecum principium in die virtutis"
Coro "Juravit Dominus"
Coro "Tu es sacerdos in aeternum
Soli e Coro "Dominus a dextris tuis"
Soli e Coro "De torrente in via bibet"
Coro "Gloria Patri, et Filio"