WorldCat Identities

Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

Overview
Works: 592 works in 2,170 publications in 7 languages and 38,657 library holdings
Genres: Music  Oratorios  Live sound recordings  Musical settings  Vocal scores  Drama  Juvenile works  Sacred music  Scores  Discographies 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Compiler, Arranger, Editor, Lyricist, Other, Translator, Creator, Adapter, lbr, lbu, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Charles Jennens
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

243 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 10,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Handel's Messiah by the Academy of Ancient Music and the Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, conducted by Christopher Hogwood
Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( )

42 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( )

46 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though it's hardly ever performed or recorded, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato is one of Handel's most beautiful and musically valuable oratorios. Peter Neumann, along with the Cologne Chamber Choir and the Collegium Cartusianum, has shown himself to be an empathic advocate of the work, the insider tip among Handel's oratorios
The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano by George Frideric Handel( )

24 editions published between 1900 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

22 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah highlights Comfort ye my people, And the glory of the Lord, O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion, He shall feed his flock, I know that my Redeemer liveth, Halleluhah chorus Margaret Marshall, Soprano;Catherine Robbin, mezzo-soprano;Charles Brett, countertenor, Anthony Rolfe-Johnson, tenor;Robert Hale, bass;Saul Quirke, boy soprano Monteverdi choir English Baroque soloists John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

37 editions published between 1802 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher Description (unedited publisher data) Authoritative full-score edition of the oratorio that is the best-known, most beloved, most performed large-scale musical work in the English-speaking world. Perhaps the finest artistic expression of the deepest aspirations of the Anglican religious spirit. Edited by Alfred Mann
Saul by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

56 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at Stadthalle Göttingen, Germany, June 1989
Messiah : a sacred oratorio for soprano, alto, tenor and bass soli, SATB and orchestra by George Frideric Handel( )

42 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

30 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

51 editions published between 1854 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : the wordbook for the oratorio by George Frideric Handel( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated edition of the libretto for Handel's popular choral work
Messiah : an oratorio by George Frideric Handel( )

17 editions published between 1784 and 1982 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : HWV 56 : autograph, the British Library, London by George Frideric Handel( )

37 editions published between 1787 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul : oratorio in three acts = Oratorium in drei Akten [HWV 53] by George Frideric Handel( )

33 editions published between 1810 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : an oratorio. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Set to musick by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( )

30 editions published between 1760 and 1776 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred oratorio by Charles Jennens( Book )

19 editions published between 1749 and 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : an oratorio. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Set to music by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( Book )

29 editions published between 1750 and 1775 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah: an oratorio, set to music by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( Book )

17 editions published between 1772 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah: an oratorio. As it is perform'd at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. Set to music by Mr. Handel. Majora canamus by Charles Jennens( Book )

15 editions published between 1750 and 1770 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano
Alternative Names
Charles Jennens

Charles Jennens British opera and oratorio librettist

Charles Jennens Brits componist (1700-1773)

Charles Jennens englischer Grundbesitzer, Mäzen und Librettist

Charles Jennens letterato, mecenate e musicologo inglese

Jennens, Ch 1700-1773

Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

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MessiahMessiah : a sacred oratorio for soprano, alto, tenor and bass soli, SATB and orchestraMessiahMessiah : HWV 56 : autograph, the British Library, London