George Frideric 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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George Frideric Handel, left, and Johann Sebatian Bach share a stained glass window with Wesley
It includes excerpts from musical scores by Henry Purcell, Jeremiah Clark, and George Frideric Handel, among others; a companion website allows the reader to hear these selections played by a group of specialists in early music.
A CONCERT is taking place at St Christopher's Cathedral today featuring pieces by Ludwig van Beethoven, George Frideric Handel and Fritz Kreisler.
The program includes arias and art songs by George Frideric Handel, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Robert Schumann, Gustav Mahler, Giacomo Puccini and more.
Dixit Dominus'' for chorus, string orchestra and soloists written in 1707 by a 22-year-old George Frideric Handel has stirring choral textures and perfect solo lines that point the way to future masterpieces.
For this new venture, the composer George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) set out for continental Europe to recruit the finest singers.
Robert Weiss choreographed Act I of Messiah to the widely recognized music of George Frideric Handel for Christmas 1998, Carolina Ballet's first season.
GEORGE Frideric Handel gave the world a gift with his Messiah - a piece that has become one of the best-known and most frequently performed choral works of our time.
Of all the great opera composers, none save Richard Wagner has been subjected to more re-interpretation than George Frideric Handel, whose Semele arrived in Toronto in early May to bring the COC's 2011/12 season to a close.
Christmas with Handel's Messiah: Artistic Settings of Selections from the Masterful Oratorio by George Frideric Handel, arranged by Jan Sanborn.
The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel, arranged for brass quintet by Howard Cable.
George Frideric Handel composed Messiah in 1741 with a scriptural text compiled by Charles Jennens from the King James Bible and Book of Common Prayer.
The museum houses a fine permanent art collection, as well as a gallery devoted to George Frideric Handel, one of its principal benefactors.
20pm) Charles Hazlewood is joined by comedian Phill Jupitus to explore the legacy of George Frideric Handel.