Baroque music of the British Isles
Baroque music of the British Isles bridged the gap between the early music of the Medieval and Renaissance periods and the development of fully fledged and formalised orchestral classical music in the...
Baroque music of the British Isles - Wikipedia
Andreas Scholl: Largo di Handel : Ombra mai fu : Aria da Xerxes HWV 40 - Bonazeta YT
http://www.youtube.com/user/bonazeta Caricato da Bonazeta in data... 19/ott/2011 Handel Xerxes HWV 40 Andreas Scholl - Ombra mai fu - Handel Arias from Giulio Cesare, Admeto, Radamisto, Rodelinda, Ser...
Se pietà di me non senti
Magdalena Kožená rehearsals Handel's Se Pietà from Giulio Cesare with Marc Minkowski.
George Frideric Handel - George Frederick Handel BBC Documentary Part 1 of 5
George Frideric Handel (German: Georg Friedrich Händel; pronounced ['h?nd?l]) (23 February 1685 -- 14 April 1759) was a German-British Baroque composer, famo...
Ballad opera
A Rose Tree from the 18th century British ballad opera, The Poor Soldier, sung by David and Ginger Hildebrand. This song was popular in colonial America, b...
George Frideric Handel
Handel's Allegro Maestoso (Water Music Suite 2)
George Frideric Handel - Ombra mai fu(2)
In 1996, French TV dedicated a show to the charming Jennifer... Here's a glamour clip from Haendel's Xerxes I left the end of the show that followed : Je...
George Frideric Handel - Ombra mai fu(3)
This is an incredibly beautiful piece written by Handel and sung by one of the world's best voices around today.
George Frideric Handel - Ombra mai fu
Beniamino Gigli singing Handel's aria Ombra mai fu
George Frideric Handel - Flammende Rose
One of Handel's Nine German Arias.
George Frideric Handel - Iris...
In 1996, French TV dedicated a show to the charming Jennifer... Here is an excerpt from Haëndel's Semele...
George Frideric Handel - Dove sei
Benjamin performs Bertarido's aria from Handel's Rodelinda. Kuser Hall, Spoleto, Italy July 2006. More @ http://www.myspace.com/benjaminvox and http://www.my...
George Frideric Handel - Water Music
The renowned London biographer Peter Ackroyd narrates the ambitious attempt of a team of historical experts to discover the remarkable story behind the 1717 ...
English language opera
The history of opera in the English language commences in the 17th century.
In England, one of opera's antecedents in the 16th century was an afterpiece which came at the end of a play; often scan...
English language opera - Wikipedia
George Frideric Handel
George Frideric (or Frederick) Handel (/ˈhændəl/; born Georg Friedrich Händel, [ˈhɛndəl]; 23 February 1685 (O.S.) [(N.S.) 5 March] – 14 April 1759) was a German-born, British Baroque composer who spen...
George Frideric Handel - Wikipedia
Ballad opera
The term ballad opera is used to refer to a genre of English stage entertainment originating in the 18th century and continuing to develop in the following century and later. This article describes th...
Gloria (Handel)
George Frideric Handel's Gloria is a sacred solo cantata, a setting of the Gloria, the liturgical part of the Mass, for soprano and strings. Handel may have composed it in Germany before departing for...
Gloria (Handel) - Wikipedia
Esther (Handel)
Esther (HWV 50) is an oratorio by George Frideric Handel. It is generally acknowledged to be the first English oratorio. Handel set a libretto after the Old Testament drama by Jean Racine. The work wa...
Esther (Handel) - Wikipedia
Coronation anthem
A coronation anthem is music written to accompany the coronation of a monarch.Many composers have written coronation anthems. However the best known were composed by George Frideric Handel. Handel's f...
Will of George Frideric Handel
George Frideric Handel (23 February 1685 – 14 April 1759) wrote his will over a number of years and with a number of codicils. Handel created the first version of his will with nine years to live, and...
Letters and writings of George Frideric Handel
Few of the letters and writings of George Frideric Handel remain today—certainly far fewer than remain for other major composers. Handel wrote relatively few letters and kept no diary, yet those lette...
Letters and writings of George Frideric Handel - Wikipedia
Ariodante
Ariodante (HWV 33) is an opera seria in three acts by George Frideric Handel. The anonymous Italian libretto was based on a work by Antonio Salvi, which in turn was adapted from Canti 5 and 6 of Ludov...
Ariodante - Wikipedia
Hallelujah! (gospel song)
"Hallelujah!" is a 1992 song from Handel's Messiah: A Soulful Celebration, a Grammy award winning Reprise Records concept album. The song is a soulful re-interpretation of the "Hallelujah" chorus from...
Aure soavi e lieti (Handel)
Aure soavi e liete (HWV 84) is a dramatic secular cantata for soprano written by Georg Frideric Handel in 1707. Other catalogues of Handel's music have referred to the work as HG l,12 (there is no HHA...
Aure soavi e lieti (Handel) - Wikipedia
George Frideric Handel's art collection
George Frideric Handel is reported to have had a great love for painting, and until his eyesight failed him, he enjoyed viewing collections of pictures that were for sale. He owned a large art collect...
George Frideric Handel's art collection - Wikipedia