Difference between revisions of "George Frideric Handel"

From ChoralWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Reverted edits by Andrew Sims (talk) to last revision by Claude T)
(New work entry: The people will tell)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +
{{Recent_additions}}
 +
*{{NoCo|The people will tell}}
 +
 +
 
{{redirect|Handel|Jacob Handl}}
 
{{redirect|Handel|Jacob Handl}}
 
[[Image:Handel.jpg|thumb]]
 
[[Image:Handel.jpg|thumb]]

Revision as of 20:21, 20 November 2017

The next work entry has been recently added automatically. Users are invited to check it and, if necessary, correct and move it to the appropriate position in the page. If the work list on this composer page is automated already (see Automating the work list on composer pages) the work entry should be already automatically shown at the appropriate position, so you can just delete the next line. You can also consider to automate the work list on this composer page if not automated already. Remove also the line(s) written {{Recent additions}} when done.


Disambig colour.svg "Handel" redirects here. You may be looking for Jacob Handl. See also the disambiguation page for Handel.
Handel.jpg

Aliases: Born Georg Friedrich Händel (Haendel on typewriters without ä), he adopted the phonetic spelling Hendel in Italy around 1707. In 1727 he petitioned for British citizenship under the name George Frideric Handel and this has been recently adopted by major reference works like Baker's and New Grove. He nevertheless usually signed his name and published as George Frederick Handel and that is what is inscribed on his funeral monument in Westminster Abbey's Poets Corner.

Life

Born: 23 February 1685 Halle

Died: 14 April 1759, London

Biography:

View the Wikipedia article on George Frideric Handel.

List of choral works

Anthems

Oratorios

Operas

Arias

Cantatas

Hymn tunes

Vocal arrangements based on Handel's works


Click here to search for this composer on CPDL

Publications

External links

add web links here