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Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

Overview
Works: 668 works in 2,297 publications in 4 languages and 41,210 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  Oratorios  Live sound recordings  Music  Songs  Excerpts  Musical settings  Vocal scores  Drama  Scores 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Compiler, Arranger, Editor, Lyricist, Other, Translator, Creator, lbu, Adapter, 1bt, Writer of accompanying material, lbr
Classifications: M2000, 782.23
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The Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

270 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 12,296 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( )

40 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,850 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
Messiah : highlights by George Frideric Handel( )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano by George Frideric Handel( )

25 editions published between 1900 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

59 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 791 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( )

42 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

31 editions published between 1802 and 2013 in English and German and held by 747 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( Recording )

31 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 716 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( )

52 editions published between 1854 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saul : HWV 53 by George Frideric Handel( )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and German and held by 483 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 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1784 and 1982 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred oratorio by Charles Jennens( )

19 editions published between 1749 and 2010 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English 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 372 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( )

29 editions published between 1750 and 1775 in English and held by 371 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( )

15 editions published between 1750 and 1770 in English and held by 367 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 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiah by George Frideric Handel( )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Messiah : an oratorio for four-part chorus of mixed voices, soprano, alto, tenor, and bass soli, and piano
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Messiah : a sacred oratorio for soprano, alto, tenor and bass soli, SATB and orchestraMessiahMessiah
Alternative Names
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 1700-1773

Jennens, Charles 1700-1773

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