Theodora, on a libretto by Thomas Morell, was composed between 28 June and 31 July 1749 when Handel was in his 65th year.
Handel's spectacular Oratorio was composed in 1744 from a libretto by Charles Jennens that described the fall of Babylon.
The vocal score to J.S. Bach's St. John Passion BWV 245, as edited in a new English version by Neil Jenkins. English and German Text.
Handel's A major setting of the Te Deum (HWV282), a companion piece to the anthem Let God Arise, also now available, first performed at the Chapel Royal in 1724.
Two solos from the theatre music, and one song from the Ode for Saint Cecilias Day 1692.
This self-contained dramatic scene, on the story of Solomon consulting the Witch of Endor, contains ...
An example of the composer's simple style of cantata; verse sections with repeated melody, some reci...