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Prince Frederick

Prince Frederick, ‘A New Dance’ by Anthony L’Abbé, was notated and published in 1725 by Edmund Pemberton.

The title indicates that the dance was dedicated to the eldest son of the Prince and Princess of Wales (who would soon become King George II and Queen Caroline). 428 more words

Baroque Dance

The Streets Of London – Part Thirty Nine

Jerusalem Passage, EC1

Just off the right of Aylesbury Street is to be found this passage, named after the St John of Jerusalem pub which, alas, was demolished in 1758 to make way for a school. 546 more words

Culture

“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