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Author: Donald Burrows
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, cop. 2012.
Series: Master Musicians.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biografie
Named Person: Georg Friedrich Händel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Burrows
ISBN: 9780199737369 0199737363
OCLC Number: 864263420
Description: XVI, 635 s., [8] s. tabl. : il. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Illustrations ; Figures ; Preface ; 1 Germany, 1685-1706 ; 2 Italy and Hanover, 1706-10 ; 3 Music for Germany and Italy, 1706-10 ; 4 London: The first decade, 1711-19 ; 5 The music, 1711-19 ; 6 The 'Academy' years, 1720-32 ; 7 The music of the 'Academy years ; Operas ; Other works ; 8 The transitional decade I: Competition, 1732-7 ; 9 The transitional decade II: Confusion, 1737-41 ; 10 The music, 1732-41 ; Operas ; Oratorios and odes ; Church music ; Instrumental music ; 11 The oratorio composer 1: Dublin and London, 1741-5 ; 12 The oratorio composer II: Towards victory, 1745-9 ; 13 The music of the 1740s ; Theatre music ; Other works ; 14 The final decade I: The last major works, 1749-51 ; 15 The final decade II: A career completed ; Appendices ; A Calendar ; B List of works ; C Personalia ; D The ruling houses of Hanover, Britain and Prussia ; E A London Opera-goer in 1728 ; F Select bibliography ; Index
Series Title: Master Musicians.
Responsibility: Donald Burrows.

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Can also serve as a reference tool for Handel and his works...Libraries with the earlier edition of this book would do well to replace it with this current edition. * Choice *

 
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