The Cambridge Companion to Handel (Cambridge Companions to Music)

The Cambridge Companion to Handel (Cambridge Companions to Music) by Donald Burrows epub pdf fb2

Title: The Cambridge Companion to Handel (Cambridge Companions to Music)
Author: Donald Burrows
ISBN10: 1139002147
ISBN13: 978-1139002141
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (September 28, 2011)
Language: English
Subcategory: Music
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The Cambridge Companion to Handel (Cambridge Companions to Music) by Donald Burrows


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Handel is recognized as one of the principal creative figures in Baroque music. In this Companion acknowledged experts on Handel make their expertise accessible to the interested general reader and music lover. All the genres in which Handel composed are considered including oratorio, chamber cantata, opera, and church music, as well as works for the keyboard and orchestra. The wide-ranging essays cover topics from Handel's composing methods to his treatment of the Italian language and matters of performance practice.