Podcast: Handel’s Israel in Egypt

HANDEL: Israel in Egypt album coverAn introduction to Handel’s oratorio Israel in Egypt – less well known than the Messiah, but equally good.

It’s a piece full of great choruses, colourful orchestrations and memorable tunes. All music examples from from a new Naxos recording featuring the Aradia Ehsemble and soloists, conducted by Kevin Mallon.

Album details…
Catalogue No.: Naxos 8.570966-67