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Title
Nine German arias
Composer
Georg Friedrich Händel 1685-1759
Performer
Carolyn Sampson  (sopraan) The King's Consort
Parallel title
Neun deutsche Arien
Publisher
Hyperion, 2007
1 cd
Recording date
2006
Playing time
01:10:20
EAN
0034571176277
CDR
DAX7007
Placing suggestion
30 - Liederen (NBLC) K7 - Liederen (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 2 times in Flemish libraries

About Georg Friedrich Händel

George Frideric (or Frederick) Handel (; baptised Georg Friederich Händel, German: [ˈɡeːɔʁk ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈhɛndl̩] (listen); 23 February 1685 – 14 April 1759) was a German-born Baroque composer becoming well known for his operas, oratorios, anthems, concerti grossi, and organ concertos. Handel received his training in Halle and worked as a composer in Hamburg and Italy before settling in London in 1712, where he spent the bulk of his career and became a naturalised British subject in 1727. He was strongly influenced both by the middle-German polyphonic choral tradition and by composers of the Italian Baroque.

Handel started three commercial opera companies to supply the English nobility with Italian opera. In 17…Read more on Wikipedia

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