Saturday, April 23, 2011

The Complete Handel's Messiah: Recitative and Air

Part II
The accomplishment of redemption by the sacrifice of Jesus, mankind's rejection of God's offer, and mankind's utter defeat when trying to oppose the power of the Almighty


42. Recitative (Tenor)

He that dwelleth in Heav'n
shall laugh them to scorn;
The Lord shall have them in derision.
Psalm 2:4

43. Air (Tenor)

Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron;
Thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter's vessel.
Psalm 2:9

Brisbane Concert Choir
Sinfonia of St Andrew's
Conductor: Debra Shearer-Dirié
Orchestra Leader: Chen Yang

Milica Ilic, soprano
Dorothy Williams, alto
Thomas Moran, tenor
Sam Hartley, bass
Emma Hadfield, harpsichord
Eduarda van Klinken, organ

St Andrew's Uniting Church
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Sunday 13th July 2008


During this Holy Week, All for Hymn is featuring Handel's Messiah in it's complete form. New posts will hit roughly every 5-6 hours beginning at 6:00 am CDT on Palm Sunday (April 17, 2011) and running through 6:00 PM CDT on Easter Sunday (April 24, 2011).

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