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Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

in The Oxford Companion to British History

Second edition

ISBN: 9780199677832
Published online January 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191757150
Handel, George Frideric (1685–1759)

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German-born composer who took English nationality. Initially cathedral organist in his native Halle, Handel played violin and harpsichord at the

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Subjects: British History

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