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Handel

George Frederick. German name Georg Friedrich Händel. 1685--1759, German composer, resident in England, noted particularly for his oratorios, including the Messiah (1741) and Samson (1743). Other works include over 40 operas, 12 concerti grossi, organ concertos, chamber and orchestral music, esp Water Music (1717)

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Previous writings about Handel were concerned not only with factual accuracy but also imagery, import, and meaning.
In applying the history of the Jewish revolt against the Seleucids to factious Britain and its enemy France, the librettist of Judas Maccabeus, Thomas Morell, an eminent biblical and classical scholar, structured the oratorio on elaborate and neat parallels (see the article on the oratorio in the Cambridge Handel Encyclopedia, 2009).
The bibliographical encyclopaedia Handel und seine Zeitgenossen itself is a remarkable reference work providing a fresh picture of Handel's life and the man himself, as complete, probably, as we can ever hope to achieve.
Spar Handels "expects to end the 1999 business year with a significant loss", the company said in a statement.
The manuscript copies were generally derived from sources close to Handel and often written by his own copyists.
Rodelinda was written by George Frideric Handel at the height of his powers, the third in a trio of great works (the others being Giulio Cesare and Tamerlano) premiered by London's Royal Academy of Music between February 1724 and February 1725.
Until recently, little was known about the origin of Aci, Galatea e Polifemo, Handel inscribed the final page of his autograph "Napoli Ii 16 di Giugnio.
CSC Pharmaceuticals Handels GmbH, headquartered in Vienna, Austria, is a pharmaceutical company specializing in the commercialization of pharmaceutical products in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
CJG Handels AB, which is active with selling of cushions for furniture, was earlier a subsidiary to Hefa AB, which New Wave Group acquired during 1998.
The tragically early death of Bernd Baselt in 1993 robbed the music world of one of its most outstanding Handel scholars, a man of exceptional industry and no less exceptional modesty.
stated, "Newly formed, AMP Medizintechnik Handels, is already employing many of the former managers, sales professionals, and service personnel from AVL Medical Instruments AG, who have an intimate knowledge of the clinical laboratory market in Eastern Europe.
While previous catalogues of Handel's manuscripts are essentially lists of contents of collections in separate libraries (most notably William Barclay Squire, Catalogue of the King's Music Library: Part I, The Handel Manuscripts, [London: The British Museum, 1927], and J.