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What is your favourite of Handel's Oratorios (excluding "Messiah")?

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The perpetual fame of the Messiah seems to have overshadowed many of the other great oratorios that Handel left behind. Many concert venues insist of performing this trusty warhorse year in year out, much to the tragic neglect of Solomon, Israel in Egypt and countless others.
I don't think it (the neglect) is really that tragic though. There has been some criticism of Bach's choral tendencies (ie. "Bach uses the choir gratingly in St. John's passion and the B minor mass") in favor of Handel's, but when I listen to Israel in Egypt, I wonder if the criticism is fair.
 
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