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MESSIAH 1741 HWV 56 (full score)

MESSIAH 1741 HWV 56 (full score)

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Printed Edition
Composer:Handel, Georg Frideric
Instrumentation:solos. SATB choir. orch.
Publisher Ref:PB5560

Price: £94.00
Sub Title:Urtext
Publisher:Breitkopf & Hartel
Messiah 1741 '' new light on HAndel''s masterpieceThe focus of this new edition is the Messiah as first conceived by the composer in 1741: before its first performance in Dublin in 1742, before the first London performances of the mid 1740s, before the final Foundling Hospital performances in the late 1750s. The editor succeeds in creating a 21st-century edition from the perspective of 1741, making clear that Messiah was a genius hit from the start.Messiah 1741 '' the first and only complete edition of HAndel's autograph scoreThorough information on HAndel's performance practice in 1741 (including topics such as orchestration, continuo, text underlay and specific questions on interpretation)It offers a reconstruction of the wind parts according to contemporary sourcesPiano vocal score with contemporary vocal ornamentationFirst edition including the German text by Herder '' a monument of the German enlightenment '' which is contentwise and phonetically closer to Jennens'' text than any

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