Category:Georg Friedrich Händel

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George Frideric Handel
Alternative names Georg Friedrich Händel
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German composer

Date of birth/death 23 February 1685 14 April 1759
Location of birth/death Halle, Saxony-Anhalt London
Work period Baroque
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Deutsch: Georg Friedrich Händel (* 23. Februar in Halle; † 14. April 1759 in London) war ein Komponist des Barock, der vor allem durch seine zahlreichen Opern zu großer Bekanntheit gelangte. Zu seinem Hauptwerk zählen rund 40 Opern und 25 Oratorien, darunter Messiah. Händel hat in allen musikalischen Gattungen seiner Zeit Kompositionen hinterlassen.

English: George Frideric Handel (23 February 1685 – 14 April 1759) was a German Baroque composer who was a leading composer of concerti grossi, operas and oratorios. Born in Germany as Georg Friedrich Händel, he lived most of his adult life in England, becoming a subject of the British crown on 22nd of January 1727. His most famous work is Messiah, an oratorio set to texts from the King James Bible; other well-known works are Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks. He deeply influenced many of the composers who came after him, including Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven, and his work helped lead the transition from the Baroque to the Classical period.

Français : Georg Friedrich Haendel (23 février 1685, Halle - 14 avril 1759, Londres) est un compositeur d'origine allemande (naturalisé britannique) de la période baroque. Son œuvre la plus connue est l'oratorio Le Messie

Slovenščina: Georg Friedrich Händel (23. februar 1685 - 14. april 1759, London) je bil nemški (živel v Veliki Britaniji) skladatelj baročne glasbe. Njegovo najbolj poznano delo je oratorij Mesija. Zelo je vplival tudi na kasnejše glasbenike, na primer Haydna, Mozarta in Beethovna

Nederlands: Georg Friedrich Händel (23 februari 1685 - 14 april 1759, London) was een van oorsprong Duitse barokcomponist die in 1712 naar Engeland verhuisde en grote invloed had op latere componisten zoals Haydn, Mozart en Beethoven. Hij werd vooral bekend door zijn opera's, oratoria en concerti grossi, maar componeerde ook orgelconcerten, cantates, ouvertures en andere werken. Bekende composities van Händel (die zich in Engeland 'George Frideric Handel' noemde) zijn onder andere zijn oratorium 'Messiah', 'Music for the Royal Fireworks', en zijn 'Water Music'.

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