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Händel, Georg Friedrich


Name Händel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Standardized title Alexander's feast
Title on source [...] | Händels Alexanders Fest | Ouverture
RISM ID No. 00000400007985

Library information

Library siglum CH-Zz AMG XIII 734 & a-l (Ms.857)


Work number 1.1.1
Title of movement, tempo Largo
Voice/instrument vl 1
PAE Code
Work number 1.2.1
Title of movement, tempo Andante


Solo voice 1111
Choir voice 000X
Strings 11101

Material description

Type Manuscript
Format, extent 8 parts
Dimensions in quer-4
Parts held S, A, T, B; vl 1, 2, vla, b
Extent (parts) Choir parts printed

Further information

General note Incomplete material
Text: deutsch und englisch
Note on Performance First performance date: 1736 London


RISM Series A/I and B references H 997
Catalog of works HWV , 75
Bibliographic reference WalterZ 1960 , p.47

Index terms

Subject heading Oratorios