Catalogue # Format Country Release Genre Classical, Romantic SKU 1019857097
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Track Listing

  • Elias
  • First Part
  • A1
    Introduction: Recitative - Elijah (As God The Lord Of Israel Liveth)
  • A2
    Overture
  • A3a
    1. Chorus - The People (Help Lord!)
  • A3b
    Recitative Chorus (The Deeps Afford No Water)
  • A4a
    2. Duet With Chorus - The People (Lord! Bow Thine Ear To Our Prayer!)
  • A4b
    Duet (Soprano, Contralto) (Zion Spreadeth Her Hand For Help)
  • A5
    3. Recitative - Obadiah (Ye People, Rend Your Hearts)
  • A6
    4. Air - Tenor (If With All Your Hearts)
  • A7
    5. Chorus - The People (Yet Doth The Lord See It Not) (For He, The Lord Our God)
  • A8
    6. Recitative - An Angel (Contralto) (Elijah! Get Thee Hence)
  • A9a
    7. Sermi-Chorus - Angels (For He Shall Give His Angels)
  • A9b
    Recitative - An Angel (Contralto) (Now Cherith's Brook Is Dried Up)
  • B1
    8. Recitative, Air And Duet - The Widow (Soprano) (What Have I To Do With Thee)
  • B2
    9. Chorus (Blessed Are The Men Who Fear Him)
  • B3
    10. Recitative - Elijah, Ahab, And Chorus (As God The Lord)
  • B4
    11. Chorus - Priest Of Baal (Baal, We Cry To Thee)
  • B5a
    12. Recitative - Elijah (Call Him Louder)
  • B5b
    Chorus - Priests Of Baal (Hear Our Cry, O Baal!)
  • B6a
    13. Recitative - Elijah (Call Him Louder!)
  • B6b
    Chorus - Priests Of Baal (Hear And Answer, Baal!)
  • B7
    14. Recitative And Air - Elijah (Draw Near, All Ye People)
  • B8
    15. Chorus - Angels (Cast Thy Burden)
  • C1a
    16. Recitative - Elijah (O Thou Who Makest Thine Angels Spirits)
  • C1b
    Chorus - The People (The Fire Descends From Heaven)
  • C1c
    Recitative - Elijah (Take All Prophets Of Baal)
  • C1d
    Chorus - The People (Take All The Prophets Of Baal)
  • C2
    17. Air - Elijah (Is Not His Word Like A Fire)
  • C3
    18. Arioso - (Contralto) (Woe Unto Them Who Forsake Him!)
  • C4
    19. Recitative With Chorus - Obadiah (O Man Of God)
  • C5
    20. Chorus - The People (Thanks Be To God!)
  • Second Part
  • D1
    21. Air (Soprano) (Hear Ye, Israel)
  • D2
    22. Chorus (Be Not Afraid)
  • D3a
    23. Recitative - Elijah (The Lord Hath Exalted Thee)
  • D3b
    Recitative With Chorus - The Queen (Have Ye Not Heard He Hath)
  • D4
    24 - Chorus (Woe To Him)
  • D5
    25. Recitative - Obadiah (Man Of God)
  • D6
    26. Air - Elijah (It Is Enough)
  • D7
    27. Recitative - (Tenor) (See, Now He Sleepeth)
  • D8
    28. Three-part Boys' Choir - The Angels (Lift Thine Eyes)
  • E1
    29. Chorus - Angels (He, Watching Over Israel)
  • E2
    30. Recitative - The Angel (Contralto) (Arise, Elijah)
  • E3
    31. Air - The Angel (Contralto) (O Rest In The Lord)
  • E4
    32. Chorus (He That Shall Endure To The End)
  • E5
    33. Recitative - Elijah (Night Falleth Round Me)
  • E6
    34. Chorus (Behold! God The Lord Passed By!)
  • E7
    35. Recitative - Semi-chorus And Chorus (Above Him Stood The Seraphim)
  • E8a
    36. Chiorus (Go, Return Upon Thy Way!)
  • E8b
    Recitative - Elijah (I Go On My Way In The Strength Of The Lord)
  • E9
    37. Arioso - Elijah (For The Mountains Shall Depart)
  • F1
    38. Chorus (Then Did Elijah The Prophet)
  • F2
    39. Air (Tenor) (Then Shall The Righteous Shine Forth)
  • F3
    40. Recitative - (Soprano) (Behold, God Hath Sent Elijah)
  • F4
    41. Chorus (But The Lord, From The North Hath Raised One)
  • F5
    41a. Quartet (O Come Every One That Thirsteth)
  • F6
    42 Chorus (And Then Shall Your Light Break Forth)

Album Information

Additional Information
  • 1C 149-00 107/09
  • 3 x Vinyl LP, 1 x Box Set
  • Germany
    • Credits
      • Alto Vocals [Engel] - Janet Baker
      • Bass Vocals [Elias] - Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
      • Choir - Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
      • Chorus - New Philharmonia Chorus
      • Chorus Master [Choir] - Russel Burgess
      • Chorus Master [Chorus] - Wilhelm Pitz
      • Composed By - Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
      • Conductor - Rafael Frühbeck De Burgos
      • Engineer - Robert Gooch
      • Libretto By [German Text] - Julius Schubring
      • Libretto By [Translation] - Claudia Von Heider
      • Liner Notes - Philip Radcliffe
      • Orchestra - New Philharmonia Orchestra
      • Painting [Boxset Cover] - Ferdinand Olivier
      • Producer - Christopher Bishop
      • Soprano Vocals [Die Witwe] - Gwyneth Jones
      • Tenor Vocals [Obadja Achad] - Nicolai Gedda
      • Treble Vocals [Der Knabe] - Simon Woolf
    • Notes
    • First Label/cat# on front cover and spine. 2nd on booklet and labels.
      Issued in a full varnished box set with front cover overlapping the right-hand edge of back cover.
      Includes a 8-page booklet.

      Booklet info:
      Credited liner notes in German and English.
      "Gesamtaufnahme in englischer Sprache" = Complete recording in English.
      ℗ 1968 EMI Records Ltd..

      Back cover right-hand edge flipback info:
      ℗ 1968 EMI Records Ltd..

      Spine string: "EMI His Master's Voice [logo] Mendelssohn • Elias • Frühbeck De Burgos 1C 149-00 107/09"

      Center-labels info:
      Red label with "EMI Die Stimme Seines Herrn" square colored nipper logo on top.
      LC code on top right.
      "℗ 1968 EMI Records Ltd.".
      “Stereo” at the left of spindle hole.
      Copyright rim text message in English and German with "Made in German" at bottom.
    • Barcode / Identifiers
      • Other (Record 1 cat#) 1C 149-00 107
      • Other (Record 2 cat#) 1C 149-00 108
      • Other (Record 3 cat#) 1C 149-00 109
      • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side A) 00 107 A-1
      • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side B) 00 107 B-1
      • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side C) 00 108 A-1
      • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side D) 00 108 B-1
      • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side E) 00 109 A-1
      • Matrix / Runout (Runout stamped side F) 00 109 B-1
      • Label Code (Runout stamped side F) LC 0233
  • Near Mint (NM or M-)
  • Very Good (VG)
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