Chandos Anthems: George Frideric Handel: Music: of which are the 11 Chandos Anthems; though written for a small group of singers and instrumentalists. ‘Stephen Layton has drilled his singers to perfection in this trio of Handel’s Chandos Anthems, making every word distinct and every crisp consonant a taut. ‘Soloists and chorus alike excel in three of Handel’s Chandos Anthems the 40 members of the Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, sing with flexibility and.

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Glory be to the Father, glory be to the Son: For who is God but the Lord?

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Harry Christophers appears to have mastered these anthems in such a way that one can never tire of hearing them. The entire movement, somewhat rewritten, was used in the Chapel Royal Anthem HWVb and from there was borrowed to form the final chorus of Belshazzar. It has been suggested that the move to Cannons was related to the fact that in there was reduced demand for his services chqndos central London because operatic productions were experiencing a temporary downturn. The wicked bend their bow, and ready fix their dart, lurking in ambush to destroy the man of upright heart.


Handel: Chandos Anthems

Die kriegerische Stimmung stellt sich schon gleich im ersten Chor ein, wo Instrumente und Stimmen das Auseinanderjagen der Feinde imitieren. Wash me thoroughly from my wickedness: He is first documented at Cannons on 4 August and probably remained there more-or-less continuously until anthesm end of In the first vocal number all the texts are selected from Psalm 89 Handel ingeniously combines two ideas from earlier works: The Chandos Anthems were written at a time when the musical establishment at Cannons was still being expanded.

O be joyful in the Lord … Tenor, Chorus. The Lord is my light and my anthmes. O be joyful in the Lord, all ye lands Tenor, Chorus. Happy are the people that are in such a case … Tenor. Die Texte stammen aus den Psalmen, zumeist aus der alten Version des Psalters aus dem Book of Common Prayer, jedoch auch aus den metrischen Versionen von Nahum Tate habdel Nicholas Brady, die erstmals herausgegeben wurden.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Add all three channdos Cart Add all three to List. This was James Blackley, who was also assigned the first tenor part and presumably the role of Acis in Acis and Galatea. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully.


In its original form all the solo movements were for that voice, but at an early stage two arias one for soprano were added preceding the final chorus. Water Hqndel Music for the Royal Fireworks. Then shall I teach thy ways unto the wicked.

The singers consisted of two or three men with a couple of boys on the treble line. Streams Videos All Posts. Here we have the composer at his most English and most gently appealing. chandod

For I acknowledge my faults. Why so full of grief, O my soul? Track Listing – Disc 2. The Lord is my strength and my shield … Tenor.

Don’t show me this message again. None of these works can chamdos precisely dated, but they were almost certainly all composed between August and the summer of The three anthems recorded here are all from the later group with four-part choruses. It still survives today, almost as Brydges anthe,s it, with its baroque decor and its organ sensitively restored.

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