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  1. United Presbyterian HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... planting. Classics Et Cetera for April 23 included "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba" from "Solomon" by George Frideric Handel; "Salut d'Amour" by Sir Edward Elgar; 1st Movement of Clarinet Concerto No. 2 by Bernhard Crusell; "The Cuckoo" by Louis ...

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  2. Review: SPCO proves there's bounty in the BaroqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | TwinCities

    ... that I found myself wishing the piece were longer than nine minutes. Add a Concerto Grosso by George Frideric Handel and another that English composer Charles Avison fashioned from fragments of Domenico Scarlatti's harpsichord sonatas, and this ...

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  3. Bodhran WorldRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Session

    ... kaleidoscope of different styles, covering the breadth of traditionally modern to classical music by George Frideric Handel. 17 tracks, including 3 songs. Total time 64 minutes !!!" Official website (german) http://www.bodhran-world.de/ Jig Jazz ...

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  4. Audiophiles go artisanalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | NewsReview.com

    ... when inventor Thomas Edison was looking for ways to impress this really cool girl that was super into George Frideric Handel (we kid, we kid). In all seriousness, there may be no better way to show up your vinyl-collector rivals. And just in time ...

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  5. Bids invited on romantic ruins of Calwich Abbey Estate which inspired HandelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    ... claim to fame is thought to have come about, as the stunning parkland was visited by the composer George Frideric Handel. It is said that he composed his famous oratorio, Messiah, on the estate, and was inspired to write Water Music after sitting in ...

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  6. In praise of hymnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | CBS News

    ... sing 'Amazing Grace.'" Some hymns are themselves something of a miracle. In 1741, the great composer George Frideric Handel shut himself in his room and wrote all 260 pages of "The Messiah" in just 24 days. And halfway through it, he had a vision ...

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  7. Quick Picks: Final Four; "Messiah"; and Duo Dolce recitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... actress girlfriend Olivia Munn. Celebrate the Easter holiday with a free performance of the classic George Frideric Handel oratorio "Messiah" at 2:30 p.m. at Grand Junction High School Auditorium, 1400 N. Fifth St. The show is presented by the ...

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  8. VIDEO: Summit Choral Society's Masterworks Chorale celebrates silver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Tallmadge Express

    Works by Joseph Haydn and George Frideric Handel will be performed by the Summit Choral Society's Masterworks Chorale on April 12 at Greystone Hall in downtown Akron. The concert, which will start at 3 p.m., will feature guest conductor Dr. Marie Bucoy-Calavan, who recently moved to Akron to become the new director of choral studies at The University of Akron.

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  9. S.F. Symphony, Ton Koopman Party with HaydnRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | SF Classical Voice

    ... E-flat Major.) In both cases, main dish Haydn was paired with an appetizer in the form of a suite by George Frideric Handel. Like few others, Koopman manages to coax a modern symphony orchestra into playing much like an early music ensemble, and in ...

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  10. Park City Interfaith Council will host a 'Messiah' sing-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Park Record

    ... many recommendations for her. So, we have a professional organist who understands the score." George Frideric Handel composed the "Messiah" in 1741. The oratorio featured text from the King James version of the Bible that was compiled by Charles ...

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  11. Handel's Messiah: A United States Naval Academy TrRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    ... an English-language large musical composition for orchestra, choir, and soloists composed in 1741 by George Frideric Handel, with a scriptural text compiled by Charles Jennens from the King James Bible, and from the version of the Psalms included ...

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  12. Rare choral double for Mumbai's music buffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    An organ concerto with pieces from an all-boys UK based choir, and a world-famous Indian choir will render Brahms' Requiem If you're in the mood to listen to the works of Mozart, Harris or the acclaimed George Frideric Handel's Coronation Anthems, this evening, head to National Centre for the Performing Arts for an orchestral concert by the Eton College Chapel Choir. In India for the first time, the all-boys choir from UK's Eton College will perform along with the Symphony Orchestra of India.

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  13. Anthony Newman visits American Bach Soloists to celebrate Bach's birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... program. However, Newman chose to begin his recital with the HWV 432 G minor harpsichord suite by George Frideric Handel (born in the same year as Bach). In addition Newman included three of his own compositions, one for harpsichord and the other ...

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  14. Ton Koopman brings brass sonorities and brassy rhetoric to SFS at DaviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The program that Ton Koopman prepared for the second week of his two-week visit to the podium of the San Francisco Symphony in Davies Symphony Hall was as spirited as last week's program . Once again he used an orchestral suite by George Frideric Handel to serve as an "overture" to a concerto and symphony by Joseph Haydn.

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  15. S.F. Symphony, Ton Koopman Party with HaydnRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | SF Classical Voice

    ... E-flat Major.) In both cases, main dish Haydn was paired with an appetizer in the form of a suite by George Frideric Handel. Like few others, Koopman manages to coax a modern symphony orchestra into an early music ensemble, and in the process he ...

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  16. Lim Hyung Joo pairs pop with opera on 'Finally'Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... of famous classical compositions such as Antonio Vivaldi's motet "Nulla in mundo pax sincera" and George Frideric Handel's aria "Ombra mai fu" are sang in an authentic operatic voice, along with the usual symphonic layers in the background. Despite ...

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  17. Handel opera gets an Asian makeover at BAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    What do you get when you mix an 18th century opera by George Frideric Handel, a 450-year-old Chinese temple and a pair of sumo wrestlers? The Canadian Opera Company took a stab at solving the riddle with a presentation last week of Handel's "Semele" at the Brooklyn Academy of Music . Zhang Huan - a Chinese performance artist known for sitting on a toilet, naked and covered with honey, while insects crawled all over his flesh - made his initial foray into opera with the piece.

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  18. Free Oak Park children's concert features music of G.F. HandelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... and a flute sonata. Handel Week is the only organization in Chicago dedicated to the music of George Frideric Handel (b. Feb. 23, 1685- d. 1759). Handel Week is now extended to three performances in consecutive weeks. Conceived 16 years ago as the ...

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  19. 'Masterworks Celebration' caps Chorale's 30th seasonRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The concerts will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 1314, at the Love Recital Hall in Colorado Mesa University's Moss Performing Arts Center, 1231 N. 12th St. According to the music notes at westerncoloradochorale.org, members of the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra will join the chorale in presenting Gabriel Faur's "Requiem." Also on the program are Joseph Haydn's "Kyrie," from "Lord Nelson Mass," the virtuosic wedding anthem "Let all the People Say, Amen" by George Frideric Handel.

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  20. Ton Koopman brings Haydn's 'memorial gift' to Mozart to SFS at DavuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... concertos and symphonies by Joseph Haydn for both programs, each of which uses an orchestral suite by George Frideric Handel as an "overture." Last night's concerto offering was a departure from the ordinary and may have a rather curious history. It ...

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