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Israel in Egypt, Hwv 54 - Vocal Score
This is a new, digitally-enhanced reprint of the classic vocal score edited by H.W. Nicholl, with a piano reduction arranged by Felix Mendelssohn that was first issued in 1900 by G. Schirmer of New York. With English text by Charles Jennens adapted from the Bible, this authoritative score is now available in an affordable, easy to read format designed for choruses everywhe ...more
Paperback, 200 pages
Published December 23rd 2010 by Petrucci Library Press
(first published December 1st 1968)
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Born the same year as Bach, Händel desired to study music against the wishes of his father. He became a violinist in the opera house of Hamburg, and then at twenty one travelled to Italy. On his return, he accepted the position of director of music to the Elector of Hanover, but soon left for England. A few years after his arrival, the Elector became king of England, securing Händel's position wit ...moreMore about Georg Friedrich Händel...