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Handel's Messiah and his English oratorios : a closer look

Author: Ben Finane
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 2009.
Series: Magnum opus (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing from both Testaments, this title ranges musically from madrigal to aria, with an unvarying transparency of expression, imbued with humility and grace. It is suitable for those seeking a  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Finane, Ben.
Handel's Messiah and his English oratorios.
New York : Continuum, 2009
(OCoLC)639555270
Named Person: George Frideric Handel; George Frideric Handel; Georg Friedrich Händel; Georg Friedrich Händel; Georg Friedrich Händel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Finane
ISBN: 9780826429438 0826429432
OCLC Number: 317574255
Description: vii, 134 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Handel : a brief biography --
Handel's English oratorios --
Messiah libretto --
Messiah revisions --
Messiah analysis : an integral guide for the listener --
Messiah recordings.
Series Title: Magnum opus (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Ben Finane.

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