WorldCat Identities

Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

Overview
Works: 831 works in 2,576 publications in 6 languages and 43,217 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Oratorios  Music  Live sound recordings  Songs  Musical settings  Vocal scores  Excerpts  Drama  Scores 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Arranger, Editor, Lyricist, Other, Compiler, Creator, Translator, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, 1bt, lbr, lbu
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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Most widely held works about Charles Jennens
 
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Most widely held works by Charles Jennens
The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

279 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 13,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( )

43 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,891 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
Saul by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

48 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of David's experiences after returning from slaying Goliath
Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

41 editions published between 1809 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 972 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
Belshazzar by George Frideric Handel( )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belsazar: Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 61. Text: Charles Jennens
The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano by George Frideric Handel( )

16 editions published between 1912 and 2000 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Messias = Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

24 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 868 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 : a sacred oratorio for soprano, alto, tenor and bass soli, SATB and orchestra by George Frideric Handel( )

29 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world-famous Novello Choral edition of Handel's beautiful masterpiece, edited by Watkins Shaw
The Messiah : a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel( )

33 editions published between 1841 and 1992 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For solo voices (SATB), chorus (SATB), and orchestra
Saul : HWV 53 by George Frideric Handel( )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and German and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred oratorio by Charles Jennens( )

21 editions published between 1749 and 2010 in English and held by 443 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 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated edition of the libretto for Handel's popular choral work
The Messiah. An oratorio. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Set to music by Mr. Handel by Charles Jennens( )

31 editions published between 1750 and 1775 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah : an oratorio by George Frideric Handel( )

24 editions published between 1784 and 1982 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel( )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1772 and 2010 in English and held by 333 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 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato : 1740 by George Frideric Handel( )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 309 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
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The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and pianoMessiah : a sacred oratorio for soprano, alto, tenor and bass soli, SATB and orchestraThe Messiah : a sacred oratorio
Alternative Names
A. Charles Jennens

Charles Jennens

Charles Jennens British opera and oratorio librettist

Charles Jennens Brits componist (1700-1773)

Charles Jennens britský operní a oratorní libretista

Charles Jennens englischer Grundbesitzer, Mäzen und Librettist

Charles Jennens letterato, mecenate e musicologo inglese

Jennens Ch.

Jennens, Ch 1700-1773

Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

Jennens, Karl

Дженненс Ч.

ジェネンズ, チャールズ

チャールズ・ジェネンズ

查爾斯·詹南斯

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