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  1. Today in History -Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    On April 13, 1742, "Messiah," the oratorio by George Frideric Handel featuring the "Hallelujah" chorus, had its first public performance in Dublin, Ireland. In 1613, Pocahontas, daughter of Chief Powhatan, was captured by English Capt.

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  2. Today in History | 04-13-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 13, 1742, "Messiah," the oratorio by George Frideric Handel featuring the "Hallelujah" chorus, had its first public performance in Dublin, Ireland. On this date: In 1613, Pocahontas, ...

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  3. Todaya s highlights in history provided - 1:00 am updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Altus Times

    On April 13, 1742, "Messiah," the oratorio by George Frideric Handel featuring the "Hallelujah" chorus, had its first public performance in Dublin, Ireland. In 1613, Pocahontas, daughter of Chief Powhatan, was captured by English Capt.

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  4. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... to Christianity and ultimately opted to stay with the English.) In 1742, ''Messiah,'' the oratorio by George Frideric Handel featuring the ''Hallelujah'' chorus, had its first public performance, in Dublin. In 1943, President Franklin D. Roosevelt ...

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  5. Louisiana orchestra performs on boats on a lakeRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... of New Orleans, originally thought his "New Water Music" - a play on the suites composed by George Frideric Handel for King George I's barge trip down the Thames in 1717 - as a piece for a small number of musicians to perform on the banks of Bayou ...

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  6. Louisiana orchestra performs on moving boats on a lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | The Times Bulletin

    ... of New Orleans, originally thought his "New Water Music" - a play on the suites composed by George Frideric Handel for King George I's barge trip down the Thames in 1717 - as a piece for a smallish number of musicians to play on the banks of Bayou ...

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  7. In New Orleans tidal basin, "New Water Music" comes with strings attachedRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... of New Orleans, originally thought his "New Water Music" - a play on the suites composed by George Frideric Handel for King George I's barge trip down the Thames in 1717 - as a piece for a smallish number of musicians to play on the banks of Bayou ...

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  8. Birmingham Bach Choir Present Good Friday Performance of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... mix of new and established repertoire. MESSIAH is an English-language oratorio 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 with ...

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  9. Masterpieces of Baroque era to be performed at Peterborough CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Ely Standard

    Coronation anthems composed by George Frideric Handel for George II in 1727 will be the centrepiece of a concert at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday April 1. The Baroque Masterworks concert will be performed by Peterborough Cathedral Choir, Youth Choir and Festival Chorus, with period instrument ensemble, Instruments of Time and Truth. Amongst the four anthems is the famous Zadok the Priest, described by Classic FM's afternoon presenter Anne-Marie Minhall as "a spine-tingling, choral belter".

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  10. Masterpieces of Baroque era to be performed at Peterborough CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Ely Standard

    Coronation anthems composed by George Frideric Handel for George II in 1727 will be the centrepiece of a concert at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday April 1. The Baroque Masterworks concert will be performed by Peterborough Cathedral Choir, Youth Choir and Festival Chorus, with period instrument ensemble, Instruments of Time and Truth. Amongst the four anthems is the famous Zadok the Priest, described by Classic FM's afternoon presenter Anne-Marie Minhall as "a spine-tingling, choral belter".

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  11. Symphony double bass quartet to serenade Salida ThursdayRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | Chaffee County Times

    ... r Henry Purcell. Following that, the quartet will perform baroque pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel, as well as a romantic score by Giovanni Bottesini.

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  12. Falmouth and Zamir chorales join for a PsalmSensationa concert Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... open the concert with Handel's Coronation Anthem No. 4, “Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened.” George Frideric Handel composed four coronation anthems for the British monarch. Handel wrote this anthem in 1727 based on Psalm 89 from the King ...

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  13. Educational Opportunities Surround Chorale ConcertRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... School, 113 Lakeview Avenue, Falmouth. "PsalmSensation" includes works by well-known composers George Frideric Handel, Felix Mendelssohn, Leonard Bernstein, Randall Thompson and John Rutter, as well as by Ernani Aguiar, Salamone Rossi, Julius ...

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  14. Suffolk University Students Explore Time-Travel, Gender Fluidity and Transformation in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    After a night of debauchery, Duke Orlando awakens in the morning as a Duchess. During her/his/their frolic through 17th century Constantinople, Victorian and 20th century England - and places and selves in between - Orlando strives to unlock the mystery of identity: "Who then am I?" Managing Director Jim Kaufman notes, "through this production our students have joined the long tradition of artists inspired by Orlando's story and its roots in mythology, chivalric tales, and Ludovico Ariosto's epic poem, Orlando Furioso - Shakespeare , composer George Frideric Handel, painters Tiepolo and Ingres, and many artists of the modern era."

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  15. Talk (between the occasional sip) of a vineyard's vintageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Countywide

    ... birds often daily consume nectars equal to their body weights. Do not eat like this bird. In 1723, George Frideric Handel moved to 25 Brook St. in London, England. In 1968, Jimi Hendrix moved to 23 Brook St. These facts imply that the two music ...

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  16. Arts / Symphony on or by the Queanbeyan river - tomorrow nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Canberra City News

    ... in a concert that will feature music inspired by water from Mozart, Strauss and the aforementioned George Frideric Handel. Not surprisingly, local administrator Tim Overall says: "This is a real coup for the Queanbeyan-Palerang region and it is ...

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  17. Good hunch he's adapted well for FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... The brilliant and provocative Barrie Kosky returns to Adelaide Festival in 2017 with his masterpiece, George Frideric Handel's Saul The first program from co-artistic directors Neil Armfield and Rachel Healy, who have also been appointed for 2018 ...

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  18. Britain's Early Royal Feminists On Display At Yale Center For British ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | CTNow.com

    ... Of the three, Caroline was the intellectual star, tutored as a girl by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and George Frideric Handel. She appointed Isaac Newton as court scientist, sponsored Alexander Pope, Jonathan Swift and journalist Joseph Addison and ...

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  19. Students offer cheap, rare tickets to sold-out SaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    ... The brilliant and provocative Barrie Kosky returns to Adelaide Festival in 2017 with his masterpiece, George Frideric Handel's Saul

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  20. Born Feb. 23: George Frideric HandelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Linn's Stamp News

    The famous Baroque-era composer George Frideric Handel was born in Halle-an-der-Saale, Saxony on Feb. 23, 1685. He studied keyboard performance and composition, and later worked as the organist for the Halle cathedral before moving to Hamburg, where he completed his first opera, Almira , in 1705.

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