1 edition of Handel, the man and his music found in the catalog.
Bibliography: p. 339.Includes indexes.
|Statement||St. Martins Press|
|Publishers||St. Martins Press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 54 p. :|
|Number of Pages||61|
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As he became known for his keyboard skills, Handel took pupils to make money and, in the autumn of 1706 when he had scraped enough of it together, he set off for Italy. However, he only produced two more over the next eleven or so years, with the last one being Esther, in or around 1718, although it was relatively unknown at the time and the date may even be off a bit. Handel Statue Because he never married, the initial bulk of his estate was bequeathed to his niece.
In his next works Handel changed his course. Handel Zachow discovered the talent of Handel, he introduced him "to a vast collection of German and Italian music, which he possessed, sacred and profane, vocal and instrumental compositions of different schools, different styles, and of every master". Handel gave up the opera business, while he enjoyed more success with his English oratorios.
He replaced the previous organist who he had been acting as assistant to, JC Leporin. This fully revised and updated new edition - published to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the composers death - charts in detail Handel's life, from his youth in Germany, through his brilliantly successful Italian sojourn, to the opulence and squalor of Georgian London where he made his permanent home.
" "Jonathan Keates writes with sympathy and penetration about this extraordinary genius, whose career abounded in reversals that would have crushed anyone with less resilience and willpower, but whose influence was to be deeply felt by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.
Other early chamber works were printed in Amsterdam in 1724 as opus 1, but it is impossible to tell which the man and his music early works in their original form, rather than later re-workings by Handel, a frequent practice of his. The continuing edition was first inaugurated in 1955 in the region inEastern Germany.
Schoelcher speculates that his youthful devotion to the instrument explains the large number of pieces he composed for oboe.
" —Spectator "Quirky and colorful.
Because Handel became more confident and sure of his work, he broadened his presentations, producing more diverse compositions.