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Belshazzar"s feast.

Walton, William

Belshazzar"s feast.

For mixed choir, baritone solo and orchestra

by Walton, William

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Published by Oxford University Press in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Belshazzar -- songs and music,
  • Oratorios -- Vocal scores with piano

  • Edition Notes

    Words printed as text

    Genresongs and music
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17885867M

    Belshazzar’s Feast have appeared live with Claire Balding (BBC Radio 2), Cerys Matthews (BBC 6 Music), on In Tune (Radio 3), and on St George’s Day they were guest musicians on BBC Radio 2’s The Chris Evans Breakfast Show. Belshazzar’s Feast received a coveted nomination for Best Duo at the BBC Folk Awards. Daniel 5 Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (RSVCE) Belshazzar’s Feast. 5 King Belshaz′zar [] made a great feast for a thousand of his lords, and drank wine in front of the thousand. 2 Belshaz′zar, when he tasted the wine, commanded that the vessels of gold and of silver which Nebuchadnez′zar his father had taken out of the temple in Jerusalem be brought, that the king and his.

    Belshazzar (prince of Bel), the last king of (Daniel ) Nebuchadnezzar is called the father of , of course, need only mean grandfather or ancestor. According to the well-known narrative Belshazzar gave a splendid feast in his palace during the siege of Babylon (B.C. ), using the sacred vessels of the temple, which Nebuchadnezzer had brought from Jerusalem. This page lists all recordings of Belshazzar's Feast by William Turner Walton ().5/5.

      The subject of the painting “Belshazzar’s Feast” by Rembrandt van Rijn comes from the fifth chapter of the biblical Book of story has traditionally been interpreted as a warning against gluttony and conspicuous consumption. The Bible portrays Belshazzar as drinking in front of “a thousand of his lords.” (Daniel ) Rembrandt looks back at his older style of painting. Book Description Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, Sheet music. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Walton's Belshazzar's Feast is a cornerstone of the modern choral repertory. Commissioned by the BBC and premiered at the Leeds Festival in , the works sets texts selected and arranged from the Bible by Osbert Sitwell/5(4).


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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(2). Belshazzar’s Feast in Honor of the Gods of Babylon Belshazzar the king made a great feast to a thousand of his lords, and drank wine before the thousand. Belshazzar, whiles he tasted the wine, commanded to bring the golden and silver vessels which his father Nebuchadnezzar had taken out of the temple which was in Jerusalem; that the king, and his princes, his wives, and his concubines, might.

Belshazzar's Feast: Study Score (William Walton Edition (Sep. Title Per Vol.)) on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. for baritone solo, semi-chorus, SATB & orchestra This study score combines the scholarship of the Edition with the practical benefits of the smaller format.

Orchestral material is available on hire/: Hardcover. Belshazzar's Feast and the Fall of Babylon Some passages in the book of Revelation draw imagery from scenes in the book of Daniel. Because the Revelation part of this commentary was prepared before the Daniel part, we will often link to where we discussed Daniel in connection with Revelation.

Belshazzars feast. book Daniel 5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Belshazzar’s Feast. 5 King Belshazzar made a great festival for a thousand of his lords, and he was drinking wine in the presence of the thousand.

2 Under the influence of the wine, Belshazzar commanded that they bring in the vessels of gold and silver that his father Nebuchadnezzar had taken out of the temple in Jerusalem, so that the king and. 5 Belshazzar the king made a great feast to a thousand of his lords, and drank wine before the thousand.

2 Belshazzar, whiles he tasted the wine, commanded to bring the golden and silver vessels which his father Nebuchadnezzar had taken out of the temple which was in Jerusalem; that the king, and his princes, his wives, and his concubines, might drink therein. Welcome to great music from Belshazzar's Feast.

Cumbria, My Lord. Friday, 31 May, And so to the last full weekend of our (Theresa) May Tour. The story. The story of Belshazzar and the writing on the wall originates in the Old Testament Book of Daniel. The Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar looted the Temple in Jerusalem and has stolen the sacred artefacts such as golden cups.

His son Belshazzar used these cups for a great feast where the hand of God appeared and wrote the inscription on the wall prophesying the downfall of Belshazzar's Artist: Rembrandt.

Daniel 5 New King James Version (NKJV) Belshazzar’s Feast. 5 Belshazzar the king made a great feast for a thousand of his lords, and drank wine in the presence of the thousand. 2 While he tasted the wine, Belshazzar gave the command to bring the gold and silver vessels which his [] father Nebuchadnezzar had taken from the temple which had been in Jerusalem, that the king and his lords.

Belshazzar's Impious Feast 1 Many years later King Belshazzar held a great feast for a thousand of his nobles, and he drank wine with them. 2 Under the influence of the wine, Belshazzar gave orders to bring in the gold and silver vessels that Nebuchadnezzar his father had taken from the temple in Jerusalem, so that the king could drink from them, along with his nobles, his wives, and his.

Daniel 5 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) Belshazzar’s Feast. 5 King Belshazzar held a great feast for a thousand of his nobles and drank wine in their presence.

2 Under the influence of [] the wine, Belshazzar gave orders to bring in the gold and silver vessels that his predecessor [] Nebuchadnezzar had taken from the temple in Jerusalem, so that the king and his nobles, wives, and concubines.

Belshazzars Feast by Rembrandt van Rijn Courtesy of Rembrandt's source for this painting, the Old Testament Book of Daniel (5:), tells of a banquet Belshazzar, King of Babylon, gave for his nobles. Belshazzar, coregent of Babylon who was killed at the capture of the city by the Persians.

Belshazzar had been known only from the biblical Book of Daniel (chapters 5, 7–8) and from Xenophon’s Cyropaedia untilwhen references to him were found in Babylonian cuneiform inscriptions. Walton’s searing oratorio, Belshazzar’s Feast, written for baritone, chorus and a huge orchestra with an augmented brass section, takes as its subject the scene from the Bible (Book of Daniel) in which, at King Belshazzar’s Feast, a hand appears and prophetically writes a doom laden message on the wall/5(14).

Belshazzar orders the gold items from the Temple to be brought to the party so that the officials could drink from them.

The scale of the banquet is enormous, thousands of people are gathered for a feast even though the Persians are outside the walls of Babylon ready to capture the city.

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (), Belshazzar's Feast (c ), oil on canvas, x cm, The National Gallery, London. Wikimedia Commons. The story of Belshazzar, his feast, and ultimate downfall is tucked away in the relative obscurity of the Book of Daniel, in the Old Testament, and to the best of my knowledge has only.

Belshazzar's Feast. For mixed choir, baritone solo and orchestra. Text arranged from Biblical sources by Osbert Sitwell. Full score. I heard Paul Daniel's interpretation of Belshazzar's Feast "live" in Leeds Town Hall on Ma - actually the place where the piece once was premiered in on the Leeds festival.

Daniel's interpretation that day was a great musical moment - I hoped it would have been recorded/5. Belshazzar’s Feast BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards – Nominees for the Best Duo Award ‘My personal find of the festival – Paul Hutchinson and Paul Sartin play like no-one else you’ve ever heard.

Their music is breathtaking and wickedly inventive and the between-tunes. Another Moody Bible Institute Filmstrip from King Belshazzar thought that worshipping God wasn't important, and he learnt his lesson when it was too late.: Belshazzar's Feast: Vocal score () and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(4).I wish I could give this disc the highest rating for overall artistic quality, because the performance of Belshazzar’s Feast is simply spectacular, but unfortunately other equally fine performances come with more interesting couplings, and even with the two marches this .