A substantial cantata with the unusual combination of obbligato instruments.
Handel's A major setting of the Te Deum (HWV282), a companion piece to the anthem Let God Arise, also now available, first performed at the Chapel Royal in 1724.
One of two new additions to the Novello Handel Edition, the vocal score of Let God Arise (HWV256b), originally written as one of the so-called Chandos anthems, was re-scored for the Chapel Royal in 1724. Edited by Donald Burrows.
Pergolesi's Stabat mater features a lively declamation of the text and great melodic appeal and expressiveness.
Theodora, on a libretto by Thomas Morell, was composed between 28 June and 31 July 1749 when Handel was in his 65th year.
The Vocal Score for this stupendous creation of Bach's mighty genius, composed for SSATB soli, SSATB chorus and orchestra.
Vocal Score edition of the Gloria RV 589, for soprano and alto soloists, SATB choir and orchestra. Edited by Jasmin Cameron.