Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra, Conductor: Andrew Wailes
Performed in the Melbourne Town Hall - December 2007
The following MP3 files are the Overture and several choruses from Handel's Messiah. They are compressed for downloading from the Internet, and are slightly less than HiFi standard. For most users, left click on the title that you want to hear and it should play immediately. Otherwise right click on the title that you want to hear and choose "Open" or "Save target as" as you wish. To listen to the MP3 files on your computer you should have Windows Media Player, or equivalent, installed or transfer the files to an MP3 player. To play the files directly from the Internet you will need a fast internet connection. If the sound breaks up, save the file to your computer first and then play it. All files are copyright RMPS 2007.
|Overture||"And the glory of the Lord"||"For unto us a Child is born"||"His yoke is easy"|
|"Surely"||"Lift up your heads"||"The Lord gave the word"||"Their sound is gone out"|
|"Hallelujah"||"Since by man came death"||"Worthy is the Lamb - Amen"|
"A Century of Harmony" by W A Carne, published in 1954
This is a slightly edited version of Carne's "A Century of Harmony" published at the time of the Centenary of the RMP. This version does not include the appendices at present. For most users, left click on the link and the PDF file should display shortly afterwards. Alternatively, right click on the link and choose "Open" or "Save target as" as you wish. You will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader version 6 or later - or a similar PDF reader - installed on your computer.