Great And Good Mr Handel, The

Series exploring various aspects of Handel's life and work.

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ESSAY01Handel In Italy2010011520091214Jonathan Keates focuses on Handel's early years in Italy when, as a budding young 21-year-old, he acquired sophistication and finesse from the enchanted land beyond the Alps.|Jonathan Keates focuses on Handel's early years spent in Italy.
ESSAY01Handel In Italy *2009041320091214Series exploring various aspects of Handel's life and work.Jonathan Keates focuses on Handel's early years in Italy when, as a budding young 21-year-old, he acquired sophistication and finesse from the enchanted land beyond the Alps.
ESSAY02Handel And Relationships *2009041420091215Ellen T Harris explores some of Handel's relationships - social and professional.
ESSAY03Handel's Working Practices *2009041520091216Donald Burrows asks what Handel's manuscripts tell us about his working practices.|Donald Burrows asks what the composer's manuscripts say about his work.
ESSAY04Handel And Literature *2009041620091217Derek Alsop explores ways in which Handel related his music to the texts he was setting.
ESSAY05 LASTHandel And Nationality *2009041720091218Suzanne Aspden explores Handel's uncanny ability to absorb musical and cultural influences.