Handel, George Frideric
- (1685–1759) German composer, born Georg Friedrich Händel.
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Handel, George Frideric — orig. Georg Friedrich Händel born Feb. 23, 1685, Halle, Brandenburg died April 14, 1759, London, Eng. German born British composer. Born to a barber surgeon in Halle, he showed a marked gift for music and studied organ, violin, and composition.… … Universalium
Handel,George Frideric — Han·del (hănʹdl), George Frideric. 1685 1759. German born composer whose works include the English oratorio Messiah (1742) and the orchestral Water Music (1717). Han·delʹi·an (hăn dēʹlē ən, dēlʹyən, dĕlʹē ən, dĕlʹyən) adj. * * * … Universalium
Handel, George Frideric — (23 February 1685, Halle, Saxony, Germany – 14 April 1759, London) With Johann Sebastian Bach, one of the supreme composers of the high Baroque, Handel was not by profession a church composer. He did write a number of anthems and smaller… … Historical dictionary of sacred music
George Frideric Handel — (Friday, 23 February 1685 – Saturday, 14 April 1759) was a German born Baroque composer who is famous for his operas, oratorios and concerti grossi. Born as Georg Friedrich Händel (IPA2|ˈhɛndəl) in Halle, he spent most of his adult life in… … Wikipedia
George Frideric Handel — Georg Friedrich Haendel Georg Friedrich Haendel Haendel par Balthazar Denner (1727) Naissance 23 février … Wikipédia en Français
George Frideric Handel — Georg Friedrich Händel Georg Friedrich Händel (anglisiert: George Frideric Handel; * 23. Februar 1685 in Halle an der Saale, Herzogtum Magdeburg; † 14. April 1759 in London) war ein deutsch britischer Komponist in der Epoche des Barock. Sein… … Deutsch Wikipedia
George Frideric Handel — noun a prolific British baroque composer (born in Germany) remembered best for his oratorio Messiah (1685 1759) • Syn: ↑Handel, ↑George Frederick Handel, ↑Georg Friedrich Handel • Derivationally related forms: ↑Handelian (for: ↑Handel) … Useful english dictionary
George Frideric Handel — ➡ Handel * * * … Universalium
List of compositions by George Frideric Handel — The following is a list of compositions by George Frideric Handel.OperasOdes and masquesItalian triosEnglish songsMotetsAnthemsConcerti grossiTrio sonatasAppendixHWV missingHandel compositions not included in the HWV Catalogue.External links*… … Wikipedia
Händel-Gesellschaft — A title page of Händelgesellschaft volume 1 (1858) … Wikipedia