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Messiah - Excerpts; org; HWV 56/45-46


Name Händel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Standardized title Messiah
Subheading Excerpts
Scoring summary org
Key or mode E
Title on source I know that my Redeemer liveth
RISM ID number 806922571

Library information

Library siglum GB-Cjc Chapel Ms. O. 13


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Larghetto
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode E
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Title of movement, tempo Verse Grave
Voice/instrument org
Key or mode a
PAE Code


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. 1-10 reversed

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], after 1794
I know that my redeemer liveth-Since by man came death
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


RISM Series A/I and B reference RISM A/I
RISM series number H 718
Catalog of works HWV , 56/45-46

Index terms

Subject heading Oratorios
Language of text eng

Related Titles

Parent record 806931150 Pieces