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  1. Organ Elevenses with Daniel MoultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | This Is Bristol

    ... Voluntary in G - Henry Purcell (1659 - 95) Organ Concerto in B flat Major, Op. 4, No. 2 (HWV 290) - George Frideric Handel (1685 - 1759), arr. John Walsh Fantasia and Fugue in G major - Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry (1848 - 1918) Lumetto: little ...

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  2. South Hills native directs Pennsylvania debut of Handel operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | The Almanac

    ... for the first time, it made me realize that music really spoke in a bigger way.” • George Frideric Handel composed “Riccardo primo, re d'Inghilterra” for the Royal Academy's 1726–27 opera season in London. It was ...

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  3. Letter: Thank you, Douglas Dunsmore, for the gift of - Messiah'Read the original story

    Friday Dec 23 | Telegram

    ... Handel - not the spelling on the program booklet. When "Messiah" was first performed in 1742 he was George Frideric Handel. "Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful." Norman Vincent Peale ...

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  4. Chicago a cappella brought holiday music from around the world to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Daily Herald

    ... concert program. They started their holiday journey with famous "Joy to the World" written by George Frideric Handel and arranged by Philip Lawson. This happy Christmas carol was followed by a spiritual called "Rise Up, Shepherd, and Follow" ...

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  5. The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Presents Abridged "Messiah" by HandelRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 21 | Town Topics

    ... Messiah that featured an innovative and creative interpretation by guest conductor George Manahan. George Frideric Handel composed the Messiah in the 18th-century English oratorio tradition, at which he excelled. Composed in a month's time in 1941, ...

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  6. Dallas Bach Society supplies another stylish, splendidly theatrical 'Messiah'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Dallas Bach Society and artistic director James Richman, on harpsichord, as they perform Messiah, by George Frideric Handel, at the Meyerson Symphony Center in Downtown Dallas, on Dec. 19, 2016. Ben Torres/Special Contributor I can't remember ...

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  7. Past Times: A brief history of TwycrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 18 | Hinckley Times

    ... Sir Jeffrey Wyattville and was based on the Arch of Constantine. A frequent visitor to the hall was George Frideric Handel, composer of the Messiah and Rejoice the Lord is King to the tune referred to as Gopsall which were both written at Gopsall ...

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  8. Handel's MessiahRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 17 | Houston Press

    When things were down for George Frideric Handel - in debt, out of favor and damaged by a stroke - the resilient composer was able to bounce back.

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  9. Two gifted sopranos make a summer of fine storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... de Niese. She would have been newly arrived in the city, with an engagement to sing the music of George Frideric Handel in the company of the award-winning Dunedin Consort under the baton of John Butt at the Queen's Hall the following day. It was a ...

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  10. Orchestra And Soup Kitchen Get A Handel On HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | New Haven Independent

    ... that." His view is, in many ways, strikingly similar to the Messiah 's original intent. Written by George Frideric Handel in 1741 and first performed in 1742 (and then workshopped for picky London audiences until 1749), the full Messiah has a ...

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  11. Faithful return to present 'Messiah' this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... nts, but the chorus and orchestra includes members of other faiths. "Messiah" was composed in 1741 by George Frideric Handel. GHS is located at 155 E. Cherry St.

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  12. Itzhak Perlman's Chanukah Radio PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... the latke, and, of course, the dreidel. Hava Narimah (Let's Raise the Banner and Torch) Music by George Frideric Handel, words by Levin Kipnis Cindy Paley, singer Chanukah: A Singing Celebration See the Conquering Hero Comes from "Judas Maccabaeus" ...

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  13. Handel and Haydn Society and the Museum of African American History...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Sampan

    ... the Lord from the North" "O come, every one that thirsteth" "And then shall your light break forth" George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) Text: Thomas Morell "O liberty! Thou choicest treasure" "Come, ever smiling liberty" "Sing unto God, and high ...

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  14. Handel's Messiah gets the thumbs up as Sage Gateshead continues its festive programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    ... festive treat. This, amongst all his magnificent works, and there are many, is the piece that rescued George Frideric Handel, in the mid 1700s, from being out of fashion. He composed the Messiah to tell, in three parts, the prophecies of the arrival ...

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  15. A Performance of Handel's Messiah in a Homeless Shelter Brings Hope to Skid RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | LA Weekly

    ... musical selections, the heart of today's performance is selections from Messiah. Written in 1741 by George Frideric Handel, the first performance of the piece took place in Dublin and benefited a prison, hospital and infirmary, ultimately allowing ...

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  16. Inland Master Chorale to perform Handela s a Messiaha in RedlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... “Messiah,” a Baroque-era, English-language sacred oratorio, was composed by George Frideric Handel and was first performed in Dublin in April 1742. It was intended as a work for Easter and Lent, but has evolved to be a Christmastime ...

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  17. RSO prepared for the joy and beauty of Handel's MessiahRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... N.B.; and, Giles Tomkins, bass-baritone, billed as being Canadian/British. It's been 275 years since George Frideric Handel composed Messiah, an oratorio with staying power that puts to shame even Bing Crosby's top-selling rendition of White ...

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  18. Handel's 'Messiah' at Lake JunaluskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Messiah is an baroque-era music composition for orchestra, choir, and soloists composed by George Frideric Handel in 1741-42. The entirety of Messiah consists of three parts that cover Christ's life from the Old Testament prophecies of the Messiah to his birth, the passion and resurrection, and ascension.

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  19. PVCC Chorus Holiday ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... era to holiday classics. Sacred music by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina and choral works by George Frideric Handel and German composer Michael Praetorius will be featured in the first half of the concert, followed by pop and jazz holiday favorites ...

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  20. PVCC Chorus Holiday Concert on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... era to holiday classics. Sacred music by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina and choral works by George Frideric Handel and German composer Michael Praetorius will be featured in the first half of the concert, followed by pop and jazz holiday favorites ...

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