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Two lectures on the genius of Handel

and the distinctive character of his sacred compositions

by E. B. Ramsay

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Published by W. Blackwood and sons in Edinburgh, and London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759

  • Edition Notes

    Delivered to the members of the Edinburgh philosophical institution in the music hall January 6 and 13, 1862.

    Statementby E. B. Ramsay ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.H13 R2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 124 p.
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7004478M
    LC Control Number09002295
    OCLC/WorldCa4965196

      HANDEL, George Frederick, one of the greatest composers the world has ever seen, was born at Halle, Lower Saxony, Febru His father, a surgeon, who was sixty-three years of age when this son was born, knew nothing of Art, and regarded it as . Though neither book is essential to the completeness of the other, the two form together a noble monument of comprehensive and thorough learning, of fine, scholarly taste, and of philosophic judgment.

      The Victrola Book of the Opera: Stories of One Hundred and Twenty Operas (first pages) by Samuel Holland Rous, Victor Talking Machine Company Two Lectures on the Genius of Handel by Edward B Ramsay The Indebtedness of Handel to Works by other Composers by Sedley Taylor Handel’s compositions are some of the best examples of the Baroque style. They’re fresh, spirited, often dancelike, and often emotionally charged. Amazing, considering Handel’s speed; he composed his famous Messiah oratorio — which lasts more than two hours and is sung in major cities worldwide every Christmas and Easter — in about.

    - Donna Leon, author of Handel's Bestiary and the Inspector Brunetti mysteries. Handel in London tells the story of a young German composer who in , followed his princely master to London and would remain there for the rest of his life. That master would become King George II and the composer was George Frideric Handel. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Richard Chenevix Trench (Trench, Richard Chenevix, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Trench, Richard Chenevix, Commentary on the Epistles to the Seven Churches in Asia: Revelation II, III (New York: C. Scribner, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Trench, Richard Chenevix, Commentary on the .


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George Frideric Handel, German-born English composer of the late Baroque era, noted particularly for his operas, oratorios, and instrumental compositions. He wrote the most famous of all oratorios, Messiah, and is also known for such occasional pieces as Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks.

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