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  1. Ton Koopman leads San Francisco Symphony in works by Handel and HaydnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Orchestra & Choir, which rapidly became known as one of world's best ensembles on period instruments. George Frideric Handel wrote the Music for the Royal Fireworks - an orchestral suite in five movements - for an outdoor festival celebrating the ...

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  2. Voices of Music uploads three new videos by composers from three countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is basically "responding to the call" of a composer from yet another country. That last composer is George Frideric Handel writing during that period of his life after his move to London; and the composer whose "call" prompted his response is the ...

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  3. On this day -- February 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    ... as an opera , receives its premiA re performance. 1711 A- The London premiA re of Rinaldo by George Frideric Handel , the first Italian opera written for the London stage. 1831 A- The Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek , the first removal treaty in ...

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  4. Almanac for Monday, Feb. 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | UPI

    Those born on this day are under the sign of Pisces. They include British diarist Samuel Pepys in 1633; German composer George Frideric Handel in 1685; Mayer Amschel Rothschild, European banker/founder of the Rothschild financial dynasty, in 1744; writer/philosopher W.E.B. DuBois in 1868; film director Victor Fleming in 1889; journalist/author William Shirer in 1904; Paul Tibbets, pilot of the Enola Gay on the 1945 flight that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, in 1915; former congressman/longtime University of Nebraska football Coach Tom Osborne in 1937 ; actor Peter Fonda in 1940 ; football Hall of Fame member Fred Biletnikoff in 1943 ; musician Johnny Winter in 1944; novelist John Roswell Camp in 1944 ; former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko in 1954 ; actor Patricia Richardson in 1951 ; actor Emily Blunt in 1983 ; actor Dakota Fanning in 1994 .

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  5. KC Chorale, Camerata Singers concert set for March 3 in LongviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    "This concert will celebrate the role of song in life, emotions and faith as February turns to March, with the inclusion of many genres and styles of choral music," said Dr. Jim Taylor, KC Chorale director. "The centerpiece of the concert is an eight-minute work by George Frideric Handel, the undisputed master of the English oratorio and royal music in grand circumstance."

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  6. KC Symphony & Chorus, Rezound bells, Allegro, Whitney Kaufman begin holiday weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Demirjian to cover every (well, nearly) Christmas and holiday song known to the celebratory world. George Frideric Handel was represented with "For Us a Child is Born" by the KCS Chorus, and "Hallelujah,"with KC Symphony and Chorus, Allegro Choirs, ...

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  7. UT's PNC Bank Concert Artists Series Continues Feb. 22 With Organist John ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Capital Soup

    ... includes the "Passacaglia in C minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach, "Concerto in F, Op. 4, No. 5" by George Frideric Handel, "Fantasia in F minor K. 608" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, "Choral No. 2 in B minor" by CA sar Franck, "Handel in the Strand" ...

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  8. Royal Gardens of Light at WilanowRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Warsaw Voice

    ... Johann Pachelbel's Canon; Waltz No. 2 by Dmitri Shostakovich; and Music for the Royal Fireworks by George Frideric Handel. The Golden Courtyard installation depicts a fountain and a six-horse royal coach, alluding to ceremonial parades staged by Jan ...

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  9. Harper to hold Mardi Gras concert on Feb. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... "Bacchanale" from the opera "Sampson and Delilah," Jim Stephenson's Trumpet Concerto No. 1 and George Frideric Handel's "Music for the Royal Fireworks." The concert will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, at the Performing Arts Center on the ...

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  10. Royal Gardens of LightRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Warsaw Voice

    ... Johann Pachelbel's Canon; Waltz No. 2 by Dmitri Shostakovich; and Music for the Royal Fireworks by George Frideric Handel. The Golden Courtyard installation depicts a fountain and a six-horse royal coach, alluding to ceremonial parades staged by Jan ...

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  11. Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain shows its chopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... uke, and the others worked with the smaller, more familiar soprano variety.) Later, a bit of music by George Frideric Handel served as the bed upon which each musician sang a verse or refrain of a pop song, mostly in unison; the effect was a ...

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  12. Water MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Free Dictionary

    George Frideric Handel and King George I on the Thames River , 17 July 1717. Painting by Edouard Jean Conrad Hamman .

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  13. Naugatuck High School's 'An Evening of Choral Music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... y Bill Withers. Then alumni were invited to join all the singers for a rousing "Hallelujah Chorus" by George Frideric Handel.

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  14. SFS musicians cover three centuries of chamber music in a relatively brief timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... In 1897 he composed a passacaglia for violin and viola using, as the theme, the passacaglia that George Frideric Handel composed for his HWV 432 harpsichord suite in G minor. Halvorsen used Handel's variations as a point of departure but then kept ...

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  15. A new Handel biography and the story of musical notationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Ellen T. Harris' new book "George Frideric Handel: A Life with Friends" isn't a conventional Handel biography. The author opens with the composer on his deathbed, in the city where he lived for nearly five decades - London - and where his music was heard in the taverns, the households and the royal court.

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  16. Early Music Vancouver: Handel's "Theodora"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | EntertainmentVancouver.com

    Early Music Vancouver welcomes back acclaimed harpsichordist and Juno-nominated Alexander Weimann as musical director for its presentation of George Frideric Handel's Theodora. Weimann, one of the world's most sought-after ensemble directors, soloists, and chamber music partners, also serves as conductor of the Pacific Baroque Orchestra in Vancouver.

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  17. Austin Baroque Orchestra to perform at NSURead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | KLAX

    ... originated in the most important musical centers of 18th-century Europe. Among these will be works by George Frideric Handel (London), Jean-Philippe Rameau (Paris), Antonio Vivaldi (Venice), and Ignacio JerAosalem (Mexico City). To close the ...

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  18. San Francisco Symphony goes to the movies - and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and Piano Opus 86, the Passacaglia for Violin and Viola by Johan Halvorsen - based on a theme by George Frideric Handel from his Harpsichord Suite in G minor HWV 432 - and Dvorak's enchanting String Quartet No. 12 in F major Opus 96, known as the ...

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  19. KC Symphony & Chorus, Rezound bells, Allegro, Whitney Kaufman begin holiday weekRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... collectively to cover every (well, nearly) Christmas and holiday song known to the celebratory world. George Frideric Handel was represented with "For Us a Child is Born" by the KCS Chorus, and "Hallelujah,"with KC Symphony and Chorus, Allegro ...

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  20. American Bach Soloists will begin subscription season with Bach and HandelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The first of the three subscription concerts to be given by American Bach Soloists in 2015 will be presented next month. This will be a program of both instrumental and vocal virtuosity coupling secular compositions by both Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel.

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