Georg Friedrich Handel

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a prolific British baroque composer (born in Germany) remembered best for his oratorio Messiah (1685-1759)

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WORCESTER - The four heaviest hitters of the Baroque era - Georg Philipp Telemann, Henry Purcell, Georg Friedrich Handel and Johann Sebastian Bach - were up to bat Saturday night in the First Baptist Church's Gordon Hall.
The Czech Supraphon company's Talich project, launched in 2005, continues this year with its 14th disc, which offers us a true rarity: pieces by the German Baroque masters Georg Friedrich Handel and Johann Sebastian Bach.
John Nelson will conduct the festival orchestra, choir and soloists in L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed il Moderato by Georg Friedrich Handel at 8 p.
2004-2005 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast Season Schedule 2004 COMPOSER OPERA ON-AIR Dec 11 Giuseppe Verdi I Vespri Siciliani 1:30 Dec 18 Richard Wagner Tannhauser 1:00 Dec 25 Leos Janacek Kat a Kabanova 1:30 2005 COMPOSER OPERA ON-AIR Jan 1 Georg Friedrich Handel Rodelinda 1:00 Jan 8 Giuseppe Verdi Otello 1:30 Jan 15 Complete Opera from Met Archives--TBD 1:30 Jan 22 Complete Opera from Met Archives--TBD 1:30 Jan 29 Giacomo Puccini Turandot 1:00 Feb 5 Claude Debussy Pelleas et Melisande 1:30 Feb 12 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Le Nozze di Figaro 1:30 Feb 19 Giacomo Puccini La Boheme 1:30 Feb 26 Giuseppe Verdi Nabucco 1:30 Mar 5 Camille Saint-Saens Samson et Dalila 1:30 Mar 12 Gioachino Rossini II Barbiere di Siviglia 1:30 Mar 19 Giuseppe Verdi Don Carlo 1:00 Mar 26 P.
In a sense (flashing back to the moment in 1711 when another expatriate, Georg Friedrich Handel, made Italian opera the rage of London) the lingual style debate has turned full cycle.