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The Resource Messiah, Handel

Messiah, Handel

Label
Messiah
Title
Messiah
Statement of responsibility
Handel
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
RES
Date time place
Recorded during public performances in St. John's, Smith Square, London on 16, 17, 19, 20 December 1986
Form of composition
oratorios
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
PerformerNote
Lynne Dawson, soprano ; Catherine Denley, contralto ; David James, countertenor ; Maldwyn Davies, tenor ; Michael George, bass ; Sixteen Choir and Orchestra ; Harry Christophers, conductor
Series statement
Hyperion dyad
Label
Messiah, Handel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Oratorio
  • Libretto by Charles Jennens, taken from the Bible and Prayer book Psalter
  • Originally released on Hyperion CDA66251/2
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Simon Heighes and libretto in English, French and German (31 p.) in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (140 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 17857
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CDD22019
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn367788030
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Messiah, Handel
Publication
Note
  • Oratorio
  • Libretto by Charles Jennens, taken from the Bible and Prayer book Psalter
  • Originally released on Hyperion CDA66251/2
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Simon Heighes and libretto in English, French and German (31 p.) in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs (140 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MLL CD 17857
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CDD22019
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn367788030
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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