Handel




Organ Concertos Op.4

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Richard Egarr director & organ

2008, HMU 807446 (hybrid CD/SACD)

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Concerti Grossi Op.6

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Andrew Manze director & violin

1998, HMU 907228.29

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Organ Concertos Op.7

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Richard Egarr director & organ

2009, HMU 807447.48 (hybrid CD/SACD)

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Water Music

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1985, Decca 455 709 2

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Alceste and Comus

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Judith Nelson soprano

Emma Kirkby soprano

Patrizia Kwella soprano

Margaret Cable mezzo-soprano

Paul Elliott tenor

David Thomas bass

Christina Pouns soprano

Catherine Denly mezzo-soprano

Rogers Covey-Crump tenor

Christopher Keyte bass

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1980, Decca 433 183 2

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Alceste and "Tra la fiamme"

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Judith Nelson soprano

Emma Kirkby soprano

Margaret Cable mezzo-soprano

Paul Elliott tenor

David Thomas bass

Christina Pouns soprano

Catherine Denly mezzo-soprano

Rogers Covey-Crump tenor

Christopher Keyte bass

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1980, Decca 473 672 2

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Athalia

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Joan Sutherland Athalia

Emma Kirkby Josabeth

Aled Jones Joas

James Bowman Joad

Anthony Rolfe Johnson Mathan

David Thomas Abner

Choir of New College, Oxford

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1986, Decca 417 126 2

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Esther

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Patrizia Kwella Esther

Anthony Rolfe-Johnson Ahasuerus

Ian Partridge Mordecai

David Thomas Haman

Emma Kirkby Israelite woman

Paul Elliott 1st Israelite

Andrew King 2nd Israelite, Habdonah & officer

Drew Minter Priest

Westminster Cathedral Boys Choir

Chorus of the Academy of Ancient Music conductor

Christopher Hogwood

1985, Decca 414 423 2

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La Resurrezione

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Emma Kirkby Angelo

Patrizia Kwella Maddalena

Carolyn Watkinson Cleofe

Ian Partridge San Giovanni

David Thomas Lucifero

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1982, Decca 421 132 2

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Messiah (Hogwood conductor)

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Judith Nelson soprano

Emma Kirkby soprano

Carolyn Watkinson contralto

Paul Elliott tenor

David Thomas bass

Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1980, Decca 430 488 2

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Orlando

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

James Bowman Orlando

Arleen Auger Angelica

Catherine Robbin Medoro

Emma Kirkby Dorinda

David Thomas Zoroastro

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1991, Decca 430 845 2

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Rinaldo

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Bernarda Fink Goffredo

Cecilia Bartoli Almirena

David Daniels Rinaldo

Daniel Taylor Eustazio

Gerald Finley Argante

Luba Orgonasova Armida

Bejun Mehta Mago cristiano

Ana-Maria Rincon Donna & Sirena II

Catherine Bott Sirena 1

Mark Padmore Un araldo

Christopher Hogwood conductor

2000, Decca 467 087 2

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Oratorios

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Christopher Hogwood conductor

2005, Decca 475 673 1

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Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Judith Nelson soprano

Emma Kirkby soprano

Shirley Minty contralto

James Bowman counter-tenor

Martyn Hill tenor

David Thomas bass

The Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford

Simon Preston conductor

1978, Decca 421 654 2

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Chandos Anthems

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Emma Kirkby soprano

Iestyn Davies alto

James Gilchrist tenor

Neal Davies bass

The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge

Stephen Layton conductor

2009, Hyperion CDA67737

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Dettingen Te Deum

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Neal Davies bass

Richard Marlow organ

Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge

Stephen Layton conductor

2007, CDA 67678

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Italian Cantatas

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Emma Kirkby soprano

Michel Piquet oboe & recorder

Rachel Beckett recorder

Charles Medlam viol da gamba

Jane Coe cello continuo

Christopher Hogwood director & harpsichord

1985, Decca 414 473 2

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Utrecht Te Deum & Jubilate

Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

Academy of Ancient Music

Judith Nelson soprano

Emma Kirkby soprano

Shirley Minty contralto

James Bowman counter-tenor

Martyn Hill tenor

David Thomas bass

The Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford

Simon Preston conductor

Alceste:

Judith Nelson & emma Kirkby sopranos

Margaret Cable mezzo-soprano

Paul Elliot tenor

David Thomas bass

Christopher Hogwood conductor

1980, Decca 458 072 2

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