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Messiah - Excerpts; org; HWV 56/8-9, 14-16

Summary

Name Händel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Standardized title Messiah
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary org
Key or mode D
Title on source O thou that tellest
RISM ID number 806922570

Library information

Library siglum GB-Cjc Chapel Ms. O. 13

Content

Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Recit..
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode D
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Title of movement, tempo Air. Andante
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode D
PAE Code
Work number 1.3.1
Title of movement, tempo Recit..
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode C
Work number 1.4.1
Title of movement, tempo Recit..
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode A
PAE Code
Work number 1.5.1
Title of movement, tempo Recit. Accomp..
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode D
PAE Code

Distribution

Total scoring org

Material description

Type Manuscript copy
Publishing, printing and production information 1790-1800
Format, extent part
Dimensions 19.5 x 24.5 cm
Parts held org
Extent (parts) p. 12-23

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], after 1794
Behold a Virgin shall conceive-O thou that tellest-There were shepherds abiding-And the angel said unto them-And suddenly there was with the angel
Performed at the New Music Hall, Fishamble Street, Dublin on 13 April 1742
Printed in Messiah. An oratorio in score...(London : Randall & Abell, ca. 1767)
Comment on scoring: org

References

RISM Series A/I and B reference RISM A/I
RISM series number H 718
Catalog of works HWV , 56/8-9, 14-16

Index terms

Subject heading Oratorios
Language of text eng

Related Titles

Parent record 806931150 Pieces