George Frideric Handel

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Related to George Frederic Handel: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Antonio Vivaldi
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a prolific British baroque composer (born in Germany) remembered best for his oratorio Messiah (1685-1759)

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d'Alvito," and in his biography of Handel, John Mainwaring noted that the work was composed at the request of a Donna Laura (Memoirs of the Life of the Late George Frederic Handel [London: R.
COUNTERTENOR DANIEL TAYLOR'S BEAUTIFULLY burnished voice is the perfect conduit for the music that flows through the operas of George Frederic Handel.
Composed in 1741 by George Frederic Handel, the Messiah is a large-scale piece for orchestra, chorus and soloists.
Among them are William Wilberforce by Sir Thomas Lawrence; Arthur James Balfour by John Singer Sargeant and George Frederic Handel by Thomas Hudson.
Composed in 1741 by George Frederic Handel, "Messiah" is a large-scale piece for orchestra, chorus and soloists.