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Elijah

composer
1846
author of text
after Julius Schubring

 

Recordings

Mendelssohn: Elijah
Studio Master: SIGCD300Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Part 1 No 01. Introduction: As God the Lord of Israel liveth (Elijah)
Track 1 on SIGCD300 CD1 [1'05] Download only
Part 1 No 02: Overture
Part 1 No 03. Chorus: Help, Lord! (The People)
Track 3 on SIGCD300 CD1 [5'00] Download only
Part 1 No 04. Duet with chorus: Lord, bow Thine ear to our prayer! (The People/Two Women)
Track 4 on SIGCD300 CD1 [2'14] Download only
Part 1 No 05. Recitative: Ye people, rend your hearts and not your garments (Obadiah)
Track 5 on SIGCD300 CD1 [0'54] Download only
Part 1 No 06. Aria: If with all your hearts ye truly seek me (Obadiah)
Track 6 on SIGCD300 CD1 [2'33] Download only
Part 1 No 07. Chorus: Yet doth the Lord see it not (The People)
Track 7 on SIGCD300 CD1 [4'14] Download only
Part 1 No 08. Recitative: Elijah! Get thee hence (Angel)
Track 8 on SIGCD300 CD1 [0'56] Download only
Part 1 No 09. Double quartet: For He shall give His angels charge over thee (Angels)
Track 9 on SIGCD300 CD1 [2'36] Download only
Part 1 No 10. Recitative: Now Cherith’s brook is dried up (Angel)
Track 10 on SIGCD300 CD1 [1'17] Download only
Part 1 No 11. Duet: What have I to do with thee, O man of God? (The Widow/Elijah)
Track 11 on SIGCD300 CD1 [6'08] Download only
Part 1 No 12. Chorus: Blessed are the men who fear Him (The People)
Track 12 on SIGCD300 CD1 [3'51] Download only
Part 1 No 13. Recitative with chorus: As God the Lord of Sabaoth liveth (Elijah/Ahab/The People)
Track 13 on SIGCD300 CD1 [4'18] Download only
Part 1 No 14. Chorus: Baal, we cry to thee (Baalites)
Track 14 on SIGCD300 CD1 [3'34] Download only
Part 1 No 15. Recitative with chorus: Call him louder, for he is a god! (Elijah/Baalites)
Track 15 on SIGCD300 CD1 [1'07] Download only
Part 1 No 16. Recitative with chorus: Call him louder! He heareth not (Elijah/Baalites)
Track 16 on SIGCD300 CD1 [2'23] Download only
Part 1 No 17. Aria: Lord God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel (Elijah)
Track 17 on SIGCD300 CD1 [3'05] Download only
Part 1 No 18. Quartet: Cast thy burden upon the Lord
Track 18 on SIGCD300 CD1 [2'05] Download only
Part 1 No 19. Recitative with chorus: O Thou, who makest Thine angels spirits (Elijah/The People)
Track 19 on SIGCD300 CD1 [3'04] Download only
Part 1 No 20. Aria: Is not His word like a fire? (Elijah)
Track 20 on SIGCD300 CD1 [2'04] Download only
Part 1 No 21. Aria: Woe unto them that forsake Him!
Track 21 on SIGCD300 CD1 [2'38] Download only
Part 1 No 22. Recitative with chorus: O man of God, help thy people! (Obadiah/Elijah/The People/The Youth)
Track 22 on SIGCD300 CD1 [5'33] Download only
Part 1 No 23. Chorus: Thanks be to God! (The People)
Track 23 on SIGCD300 CD1 [4'04] Download only
Part 2 No 01. Aria: Hear ye, Israel, hear what the Lord speaketh
Track 1 on SIGCD300 CD2 [5'23] Download only
Part 2 No 02. Chorus: Be not afraid, saith God the Lord
Track 2 on SIGCD300 CD2 [4'09] Download only
Part 2 No 03. Recitative with chorus: The Lord hath exalted thee from among the people (Elijah/The Queen/The People)
Track 3 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'34] Download only
Part 2 No 04. Chorus: Woe to him, he shall perish (The People)
Track 4 on SIGCD300 CD2 [1'40] Download only
Part 2 No 05. Recitative: Man of God, now let my words be precious in thy sight (Obadiah/Elijah)
Track 5 on SIGCD300 CD2 [2'19] Download only
Part 2 No 06. Aria: It is enough! (Elijah)
Track 6 on SIGCD300 CD2 [5'09] Download only
Part 2 No 07. Recitative: See, now he sleepeth beneath a juniper tree
Track 7 on SIGCD300 CD2 [0'47] Download only
Part 2 No 08. Trio: Lift thine eyes to the mountains (Angels)
Track 8 on SIGCD300 CD2 [1'48] Download only
Part 2 No 09. Chorus: He, watching over Israel, slumbers not
Track 9 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'21] Download only
Part 2 No 10. Recitative: Arise, Elijah (Angel/Elijah)
Track 10 on SIGCD300 CD2 [2'15] Download only
Part 2 No 11. Aria: Oh rest in the Lord
Track 11 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'18] Download only
Part 2 No 12. Chorus: He that shall endure to the end
Track 12 on SIGCD300 CD2 [2'25] Download only
Part 2 No 13. Recitative: Night falleth round me, O Lord! (Elijah/Angel)
Track 13 on SIGCD300 CD2 [1'44] Download only
Part 2 No 14. Chorus: Behold, God the Lord passed by
Track 14 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'41] Download only
Part 2 No 15. Recitative: Above Him stood the Seraphim
Track 15 on SIGCD300 CD2 [0'26] Download only
Part 2 No 16. Quartet with chorus: Holy, holy, holy is God the Lord (Angels)
Track 16 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'27] Download only
Part 2 No 17. Chorus with recitative: Go, return upon thy way! (Elijah)
Track 17 on SIGCD300 CD2 [1'25] Download only
Part 2 No 18. Recitative: For the mountains shall depart (Elijah)
Track 18 on SIGCD300 CD2 [2'42] Download only
Part 2 No 19. Chorus: Then did Elijah the prophet break forth like a fire
Track 19 on SIGCD300 CD2 [2'57] Download only
Part 2 No 20. Aria: Then shall the righteous shine forth
Track 20 on SIGCD300 CD2 [2'37] Download only
Part 2 No 21. Recitative: Behold, God hath sent Elijah
Track 21 on SIGCD300 CD2 [1'12] Download only
Part 2 No 22. Chorus: But the Lord, from the North
Track 22 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'41] Download only
Part 2 No 23. Quartet: O come everyone that thirsteth
Track 23 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'36] Download only
Part 2 No 24. Chorus: And then shall your light shine forth
Track 24 on SIGCD300 CD2 [3'38] Download only

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