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“The Messiah” by George Frederick Handel – a performance AND a book!

First, the performance… I sang alto in the chorus for Stockton University’s Oratorio Society performance of “The Messiah” by George Frederick Handel last week, on December 13. 633 more words

Isaiah 40, George Frederick Handel, and the Good Shepherd

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Isaiah 40, George Frederick Handel, and the Good Shepherd

I love Isaiah 40. I really do. 325 more words

Feast of John Byrom (September 26)

Above:  Manchester Cathedral, 1903

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JOHN BYROM (FEBRUARY 29, 1692-SEPTEMBER 26, 1763)

Anglican then Quaker Poet and Hymn Writer

John Byrom… 560 more words

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BBC Documentary - Handel's Messiah at the Foundling Hospital

BBC Documentary –  Handel’s Messiah at the Foundling Hospital.

Handel’s Messiah is one of the most popular choral pieces in Western music. It has been recorded hundreds of times and contains a tune that is as instantly recognisable as any in music. 144 more words

George Frederick Handel

God Rot Tunbridge Wells - The Life Of George Frederic Handel (drama)

God Rot Tunbridge Wells – The Life Of Georg Frederic Handel.

A rather blunt and grumpy Handel looks back on his life and works. Handel is played by Trevor Howard. 48 more words

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