Theodora, on a libretto by Thomas Morell, was composed between 28 June and 31 July 1749 when Handel was in his 65th year.
Handel's spectacular Oratorio was composed in 1744 from a libretto by Charles Jennens that described the fall of Babylon.
Pergolesi's Stabat mater features a lively declamation of the text and great melodic appeal and expressiveness.
The vocal score to J.S. Bach's St. John Passion BWV 245, as edited in a new English version by Neil Jenkins. English and German Text.
The Vocal Score for this stupendous creation of Bach's mighty genius, composed for SSATB soli, SSATB chorus and orchestra.