Handel's oratorio Israel in Egypt was first performed in London in April of 1739. We'll hear selections from a recent release from Apollo's Fire, directed by Jeannette Sorrell. We'll also hear a performance of Handel's Organ Concerto in F major, 'The Cuckoo and the Nightingale', which was premiered during a performance of Israel in Egypt.

  • George Frideric Handel    Israel in Egypt (selections)    Apollo's Fire
  • George Frideric Handel    Concerto in F Major "Cuckoo & Nightingale"    Academy of Ancient Music, Richard Egarr, organ
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