Handel"s oratorio, Judas Maccabæus

by George Frideric Handel

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  • Oratorios -- Librettos.
  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMorell, Thomas, 1703-1784.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (13 fr.).
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20242959M
    ISBN 100665616902

The final chorus from Handel's oratorio Judas Maccabaeus is a true choral masterpiece. Russell Robinson's arrangement places this great work within reach of younger and developing choirs. It will be a delightful addition to any concert. This is a [ca. ] score of Judas Maccabaeus, a sacred oratorio by Handel. It contains a table of songs for each of the three acts of the oratorio and a descriptive catalog of music composed by Handel, which includes: Italian operas, English oratorios as well as concertos, chamber music and transcription of vocal music for instruments. The performance forces include: vocal soloists (SATB or.   Judas Maccabaeus, HWV Part I: Recitative: Well may your sorrows, brethren (Israelitish man) - Recitative: Daughters, let you distressful .   After Messiah, Judas Maccabaeus is Handel's most popular oratorio, and one that was inspired by the events of its era. Each of Handel's oratorios has its own unique performance history, and these works are altered nearly every time they are performed, with movements being switched or omitted and, at certain concerts, completely new ones being written.

Handel: Judas Maccabaeus The Vienna Academy Chorus, Thomas Scherman & Vienna State Opera Orchestra Classical Preview SONG TIME Judas Maccabaeus: Part I: Overture Handel: Judas Maccabeus (Complete Oratorio) Alexander Young, English Chamber Orchestra, Heather Harper, Helen Watts & John Shirley-Quirk.   Gewalt--Bedrohung--Krieg: Georg Friedrich Handels Judas Maccabaeus, edited by Dominik Hoink and Jurgen Heidrich. Gottingen: V&R Unipress, pp. [euro] This essay collection arises from events organized by an interdisciplinary "Cluster of Excellence" at the Westfalische Wilhelms-Universitat, Munster, marking the th anniversary.   Handel’s Oratorio ‘Judas Maccabaeus’ (Rochester, NY — 4 August ) An acknowledged masterwork by the premier composer in the art form returns to Rochester this December, when the Rochester Oratorio Society presents Judas Maccabaeus, the dramatic choral work by George Frideric Handel, Sunday, Decem , P.M., at.   JUDAS MACCABAEUS, oratorio, HWV performed by. Gerlinde Samann, soprano. Christa Bonhoff, alto. Hubert Nettinger, tenor. La Banda with Michaela Prentl issued, in a similar manner, for example Handel's Dixit Dominus, Dettingen Te Deum or Bach's works as well, but they are completely unavailable.

C elebrate the triumph of perseverance and peace over oppressive adversity. Fire up the menorahs this holiday season—the conqu’ring hero comes! PBO favorite, tenor Nicholas Phan, rallies the troops in the title role of Handel’s heroic oratorio, one of the composer’s most enduringly popular works through his lifetime and last brought this vital work to life in , and he. Judas Maccabaeus - G F Handel ( - ) The oratorio was written in , five year after 'Messiah', when Handel and was first performed in . Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Georg Friedrich Handel: Judas Maccabaeus - Robert King, The King's Consort, New College Choir, Oxford on AllMusic - site1skuJ site1prodJ J site1skuJ G. Schirmer Sing Unto God (from Judas Maccabaeus) SATB composed by George Frideric Handel Skip to main content Skip to footer. 48 Month Sitewide Financing Now!

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69 rows  Judas Maccabaeus (HWV 63) is an oratorio in three acts composed in by George Frideric Handel based on a libretto written by Thomas oratorio was devised as a compliment to the victorious Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland upon his return from the Battle of Culloden (16 April ).

Other catalogues of Handel's music have referred to the work as HG xxii. Judas Maccabaeus was Handel’s most popular oratorio during his lifetime.

It was meant to celebrate the victory Judas Maccabæus book the Duke of Cumberland over the Jacobites’ rebellion; the English public identified with the subjugated Israelites who fight their Syrian enemies and win, are then defeated, and eventually win again, giving thanks to the Lord. Handel's Oratorio Judas Maccabaeus (Novello's Pocket Edition)(location 17c) acceptable,rubbing, edge wear, stamped front and back with the Goldsmiths Institute, browning,hinged Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive.

George Frideric Handel\'s oratorio, Judas Maccabaeus tells the story of Hanukkah. The oratorio, set to a libretto by Thomas Morell, is a three act dramatization of the Maccabean Revolt ( BC), in which a Jewish army rose up against the Seleucid Empire (present day Syria).

The revolt, which ultimately led to the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem, was. Judas MacCabaeus: An Oratorio Or Sacred Drama () Thomas Morell, George Frideric Handel, William Pole No preview available - Judas Maccabaeus: An Oratorio, Or Sacred Drama. Judas Maccabaeus My arms. Against this Gorgias will I go.

The Idumean governor shall know How vain, how ineffective his design, While rage his leader, and Jehovah mine. Air Judas Maccabaeus Sound an alarm. Your silver trumpets sound, And call the brave, and only brave, around. Who listeth, follow: to the field again. Justice with courage is.

The King’s Counterpoint was founded in Charleston by David and Judith Acres in The group will perform Handel's oratorio "Judas Maccabaeus" on Dec. 9 and The oratorio "Judas Maccabaeus," like the "Occasional Oratorio" of the previous year, was designed to honor the Duke of Cumberland for his victory over the Jacobite rebels at Culloden.

But even where there was no immediate connection with a particular occasion, many of Handel's oratorios struck a responsive patriotic note with the British public.

The First Book of Maccabees praises Judah's valor and military talent, suggesting that those qualities made Judah a natural choice for the new commander. Origin of the name "The Hammer" In the early days of the rebellion, Judah received a surname Maccabee.

Handel wrote his Judas Maccabaeus oratorio () on the subject. The best musical highlights from the oratorio Judas Maccabeus by George Frideric Handel () 1. Overture 2. Chorus: Mourn, ye afflicted children Consult our evaluations Add this shop to my favorites HAENDEL GF Judas Maccabaeus Oratorio Vocals Piano € Availability: in stock HAENDEL GF Judas Maccabaeus An oratorio The Muisc by GF Händel Words by the Rev.

Thos. Morell for Vocals and Piano New York, G. Schirmer XXth century Score from the Bruce Brewer's Library pages x cm Very good state Seller Rating: % positive. Judas Maccabaeus (HWV63): This is an Oratorio and it was composed by Handel George Frederic.

Popularly know as G.F Handel in The orat orio music was organized for an even to the victorious Duke of Cumberland.

And Prince Augustus William for his. The Full Judas Maccabaeus (HWV 63) by George Frideric Handel is a fascinating choral anthems music book. I recommend for you to download. G.F Handel composed the music and lyrics. Spread around the world and music.

And on my last post, I reveal a link to download Yoruba Hymn Book (IOM) in PDF. Best of Judas Maccabaeus Handel sheet music pdf & video performance. The historical Judas Maccabaeus was the 'resistance' fighting hero against the Syrian occupation of Judea in BCE, still celebrated as The Feast of Lights.

The libretto for Handel's oratorio was explicitly dedicated to the Duke of Cumberland, and the premiere performance wasn't offered until /5(5). Judas Maccabaeus An Oratorio by and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ♫♪ I am an experienced piano teacher in the Hills District of Sydney and piano accompanist for music exams held in the Sydney Region.

I am also able to tutor. Although George Frideric Handel’s oratorio “Judas Maccabaeus” has come to be associated with Chanukah, it actually never touches on the miracle that the holiday commemorates: that a single. Judas Maccabaeus marks a departure from Handel’s previous London oratorios, both in its tone and construction.

It is the first libretto written by Rev. Thomas Morell, D.D. (), who would continue to write the books for four, and possibly six, more of Handel’s final oratorios. Judas Maccabaeus was a terrific success at its first performance and proved to be one of Handel’s most successful oratorios.

During his lifetime there were at least fifty-four performances, of which he conducted thirty-three, and the oratorio was included each year in Handel. By George Frideric Handel. Choral Full Score. Full score. ry: Choral Extended Work. FREE Delivery on orders over £10 for books or over £20 for other categories shipped by Amazon.

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[1] Other catalogues of Handel's music have referred to the work as HG xxii; and HHA 1/ Recitative: My zealous father, now at rest (Judas Maccabaeus) Trio and Chorus: Disdainful of danger (Priest, Judas Maccabaeus, Simon; Israelitish Woman) Recitative: Haste ye, my brethren (Simon) Chorus: Hear us, O Lord Act II Chorus: Fall'n is the foe Duet and Chorus: Sion now her head shall raise (Israelitish Woman and Man).

Judas Maccabaeus: An Oratorio for Soprano, Alto (or 2 Altos), Tenor and Bass Soli, SATB Chorus and Orchestra - Vocal Score by George Frideric Handel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Handel wrote the oratorio “Judas Maccabaeus” in It’s not as well known as “Messiah” but it’s full of rousing moments and stunning choral passages.

and patriotism were running high. It was the perfect time for a victory oratorio. Handel was inspired to write Judas Maccabaeus in honour of the victorious Duke of Cumberland – the man of the moment.

The composer’s librettist, the Reverend Thomas Morell, dedicated it to the Duke with considerable pomp as a. Judas Maccabeus before the Army of Nicanor. George Frideric Handel’s oratorio, Judas Maccabaeus tells the story of oratorio, set to a libretto by Thomas Morell, is a three act dramatization of the Maccabean Revolt ( BC), in which a Jewish army rose up against the Seleucid Empire (present day Syria).The revolt, which ultimately led to the rededication of the.

Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63 is an oratorio in three acts written in by Handel based on a libretto by Thomas Morell. Devised as a compliment to the victorious Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland upon his return from the Battle of Culloden, it has been also catalogued as HHA 1/ - Handel: Judas Maccabaeus - Music.

Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. CDs & /5(19). This oratorio follows the story from the death of Alexander the Great in B.C.

up until Judas' march on Jerusalem in B.C. With a libretto supplied by Thomas Morell, Handel's great work was first performed at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, on April the 1st,as part of his annual Lenten season of oratorios.

During Handel's lifetime, Judas Maccabaeus was one of the most popular of all his oratorios. Following its hugely successful first performance at London's Covent Garden theater on April 1,the work was subsequently revived during Handel's oratorio seasons every year until his death inwith the single exception of Yet the oratorio has its genesis in one of the bleaker periods.

For Judas Maccabaeus, Handel produced the March(48) in two keys, G and F. Evidence in the primary and secondary sources suggests that, at various times, the G major version was used in three places in the oratorio: in Part I after the chorus 'We come in bright array', in Part II after the chorus 'Fall'n is the foe' and in Part III after the.

Books. How I found 'Mozart' in Halifax. West Yorkshire - a manuscript of a hitherto unknown arrangement of Handel's oratorio Judas Maccabaeus (), attributed on the title page to .