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HANDEL: Chandos Anthems, Vol. 1


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O be joyful, HWV 246, "Chandos Jubilate"- 00:19:39
1 Sonata 00:02:14
2 O be yofdul in the Lord, all ye lands (Tenor, Chorus) 00:02:00
3 Serve the Lord with gladness, and come from his presence with a song. (Chorus) 00:02:12
4 Duet: Be ye sure that the Lord he is God: it is he that has made us, and now we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. (Soprano, Tenor) 00:02:36
5 O go your way into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and speak good of his Name (Chorus) 00:03:14
6 Trio: For the Lord is gracious, His mercy is everlasting: and His truth endureth from generation to generation. (Soprano, Tenor, Bass) 00:02:43
7 Glory be to the Father, glory be to the Son: and to the Holy Ghost; (Chorus) 00:01:35
8 As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be; world without end. Amen. (Chorus) 00:03:05
In the Lord put I my trust, HWV 247, "Chandos Anthem No. 2"- 00:22:19
9 Sonata 00:03:54
10 In the Lord I put trust! How say you then to my soul she shall flee as a bird unto the hill? (Chorus) 00:04:07
11 God is a constant sure defence against oppressing rage, as troubles rise, his needful aids in our behalf engage. (Tenor) 00:03:10
12 Behold! The wicked bend their bow, and ready fix their dart, lurking in ambush to destroy the man of upright heart. (Chorus) 00:02:44
13 But God, who hears the suff'ring pow'r, and their oppression knows, will soon arise and give them rest in spite of all their foes. (Tenor) 00:02:22
14 Snares, fire and brimstone on their heads shall in one tempest show'r: this dreadful mixture his revenge into their cup shall pour. (Chorus) 00:01:36
15 The righteous Lord will righteous deeds with signal favour grace, and to the upright man disclose the brightness of his face. (Tenor) 00:02:05
16 Then shall my song, with praise inspir'd, to thee my God ascend, who to thy servants in distress such bounty didst extend. (Chorus) 00:02:21
Have mercy upon me, O God, HWV 248, "Chandos Anthem No. 3"- 00:19:34
17 Sonata 00:03:26
18 Have mercy upon me, O God, after thy great goodness: according to the multitude of thy mercies do away mine offences. (Chorus) 00:03:59
19 Duet: Wash me thoroughly from my wickedness: and cleanse me from my sin. (Soprano, Tenor) 00:02:55
20 For I acknowledge my faults: and my sin is ever before me. (Tenor) 00:00:44
21 Against thee only have I sinned, and done this evil in thy sight: that thou mightest be justified in thy saying, and clear'd when thou art judg'd. (Tenor) 00:01:36
22 Thou shalt make me hear of joy and gladness: that the bones which thou hast broken may rejoice. (Chorus) 00:02:16
23 Make me a clean heart, O God: and renew a right spirit within me. Cast me not away from thy presence: and take not thy holy spirit from me. O give me the comfort of thy help again: and stablish me with thy free Spirit. (Soprano) 00:02:41
24 Then shall I teach Thy ways unto the wicked: and sinners shall be converted unto Thee. (Chorus) 00:01:57