Wheaton College Symphony Orchestra with The Wheaton College Concert Choir, Wheaton College Men's Glee Club , and the Wheaton College Women's Chorale - Messiah: Live from Wheaton College

Wheaton College Symphony Orchestra
Messiah: Live from Wheaton College
Label: Wheaton College ‎– none
Type: 2 x CD
Country: US
Date of released: 2006
Category: Classical
Style: Baroque


Disc 1
Part I
1-1 Overture 3:09
1-2 Comfort Ye, Comfort Ye My People (Tenor Recitative) 2:39
1-3 Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted (Tenor Air) 3:17
1-4 And The Glory, The Glory Of The Lord (Chorus) 2:41
1-5 Thus Saith The Lord, The Lord Of Hosts (Bass Recitative) 1:21
1-6 But Who May Abide The Day Of His Coming (Alto Air) 4:04
1-7 And He Shall Purify (Chorus) / Behold, A Virgin Shall Conceive (Alto Recitative) 2:56
1-8 O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings To Zion (Alto Air & Chorus) 4:59
1-9 For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover The Earth (Bass Recitative) 1:45
1-10 The People Who Walked In Darkness (Bass Air) 3:37
1-11 For Unto Us A Child Is Born (Chorus) 3:56
1-12 There Were Shepherds Abiding In The Field (Pastoral Symphony & Soprano Recitative) 1:19
1-13 And Lo, The Angel Of The Lord Came Upon Them 0:52
1-14 And Suddenly There Was With The Angel 0:16
1-15 Glory To God (Chorus) 1:50
1-16 Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter Of Zion (Soprano Air) / Then Shall The Eyes Of The Blind Be Open'd (Alto Recitative) 6:08
1-17 He Shall Feed His Flock Like A Shepherd (Alto & Soprano Duet) 5:26
1-18 His Yoke Is Easy, His Burthen Is Light (Chorus) 2:22
Part II
1-19 Behold The Lamb Of God (Chorus) 3:22
1-20 He Was Despised (Alto Air) 11:04
Disc 2
Part II (cont.)
2-1 Surely, He Hath Borne Our Griefs And Carried Our Sorrows (Chorus) 2:04
2-2 And With His Stripes We Are Healed (Chorus) 2:12
2-3 All We Like Sheep, Have Gone Astray (Chorus) 3:38
2-4 All They That See Him, Laugh Him To Scorn (Tenor Recitative) 0:38
2-5 He Trusted In God (Chorus) 1:57
2-6 Thy Rebuke Hath Broken His Heart (Tenor Recitative) 1:45
2-7 Behold, And See If There Be Any Sorrow (Tenor Air) 1:37
2-8 He Was Cut Out Of The Land Of The Living (Soprano Recitative) 0:18
2-9 But Thou Didst Not Leave His Soul In Hell (Soprano Air) 2:09
2-10 Lift Up Your Heads (Chorus) / Unto Which Of The Angels Said He At Any Time (Tenor Recitative) 3:12
2-11 Let All The Angels Of God Worship Him (Chorus) 1:25
2-12 Thou Art Gone Up On High (Alto Air) 3:03
2-13 The Lord Gave The Word (Chorus) 1:02
2-14 How Beautiful Are The Feet Of Them (Soprano Air) 5:07
2-15 Why Do The Nations So Furiously Rage Together (Bass Air) 2:37
2-16 Let Us Break Their Bonds Asunder (Chorus) / He That Dwelleth In Heaven (Tenor Recitative) 1:48
2-17 Thou Shalt Break Them With A Rod Of Iron (Tenor Air) 1:57
2-18 Hallelujah (Chorus) 3:31
Part III
2-19 I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (Soprano Air) 6:02
2-20 Since By Man Came Death (Chorus) 2:08
2-21 Behold, I Tell You A Mystery (Bass Recitative) 0:44
2-22 The Trumpet Shall Sound And The Dead Shall Be Rais'd (Bass Air) / Then Shall Be Brough To Pass (Alto Recitative) 7:18
2-23 O Death, Where Is Thy Sting (Alto & Tenor Duet) 1:02
2-24 But Thanks Be To God (Chorus) 2:07
2-25 If God Is For Us, Who Can Be Against Us (Soprano Air) 4:32
2-26 Worthy Is The Lamb That Was Slain (Chorus) 7:35


  • Baritone Vocals – Gerard Sundberg
  • Composed By – Georg Friedrich Händel
  • Countertenor Vocals – Daniel Taylor
  • Directed By – John Nelson
  • Soprano Vocals – Twyla Robinson
  • Tenor Vocals – Ben Heppner


Live from Edman Memorial Chapel

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): W12A-0040-1
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI LK32
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): W12A-0040.2
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI LK31