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Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Messiah . Messiah : copyist's manuscript, 1743-1746.
Accession Number: Cary 40 (Record ID: 115317)

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Part 1

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  [1. Sinfony]
  [2]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "Comfort ye my people"
  [3]. Air: "Every valley"
  [4]. Chorus: "And the Glory of the Lord"
  [5]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "Thus saith the Lord"
  [6].Air: "But who may abide"
  [7]. Chorus: "And He shall purify"
  [8]. Air and Chorus: "O Thou that tellest"
  [9]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "For behold"
  [10]. Air: "The people that walked"
  [11]. Chorus: "For unto us a child is born"
  [12]. Pifa
  [13]. [Accompagnato]:: "And lo the angel of the Lord"
  [14]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "And suddenly"
  [15]. Chorus: "Glory to God"
  [16]. Air: "Rejoyce greatly"
  [16]. Air: "Rejoyce greatly" / [17]. Air: "He shall feed his flock"
  [17]. Air: "He shall feed his flock"
  [18]. Chorus: "His yoke is ease"
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Part 2

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  [19]. Chorus: "Behold the lamb of God"
  [20]. Air: "He was despised"
  [21]. Chorus: "Surely, He hath born"
  [21]. Chorus: "Surely, He hath born" / [22]. Chorus: "And with His Stripes"
  [22]. Chorus: "And with His Stripes"
  [23]. Chorus: "All we like sheep"
  [24]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "All they that see Him"
  [25]. Chorus: "He trusted in God"
  [26]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "Thy rebuke"
  [26]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "Thy Rebuke" / [27]. Air: "Behold and see"
  [27]. Air: "Behold and see"
  [27]. Aria: "behold and see" / [28]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "He was cut off"
  [28]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "He was cut off" / [29]. Air: "But Thou didst not leave"
  [29]. Air: "But Thou didst not leave"
  [30]. Chorus: "Lift up your heads"
  [31]. Chorus: "Let all the angels"
  [32]. Air: "Thou art gone up on high"
  [32]. Aria: "Thou art gone upon high" / [33]. Chorus: "The Lord gave the word"
  [33]. Chorus: "The Lord gave the word"
  [34]. Duet and Chorus: "How beautifull are the feet"
  [35]. Arioso: "Their sound is gone out"
  [36]. Aria: "Why do the nations"
  [37]. Chorus: "Let us break their bonds"
  [37]. Chorus: "Let us break their bonds" / [38]. Air: "Thou shalt break them"
  [38]. Air: "Thou shalt break them"
  [39]. Chorus: "Hallelujah"
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Part 3

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  [40]. Air: "I know that my Redeemer liveth"
  [40]. Air: "I know that my Redeemer liveth" / [41]. Chorus: "Since by man came Death"
  [41]. Chorus: "Since by man came Death"
  [42]. Accomp[a]g[nato]: "Behold I tell you a mystery"
  [43]. Air: "The trumpet shall sound"
  [44]. Duet: "O death, where is thy sting?"
  [45]. Chorus: "But thanks"
  [46]. Air: "If God be for us"
  [47]. Chorus: "Worthy is the Lamb"
  [48]. Chorus: "Amen"
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