Noted musicologist's exceptionally full and detailed study of the man, his music and his times — widely considered the standard biography. Childhood, early music training, years in London; composition of Messiah,
other oratorios and operas; analysis of Handel's musical style and individual works, much more. Includes 35 illustrations. Introduction. Bibliographical Note. Indexes.
Reprint of the W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York, 1961.
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|Author/Editor||Paul Henry Lang|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|