Concerto Grosso no. 8, HWV 326

The Twelve Grand Concertos, HWV 319-330 (also known as Concerti Grossi, Op. 6), composed by Georg Friedrich Handel, are a series of concertos for a concertino trio of two violins and violoncello, and a four-part string orchestra with harpsichord continuo. First published in 1739 by John Walsh, they were later renamed as Op. 6 in a conscious effort to link them to Corelli's Twelve Grand Concertos. Handel dedicated a considerable amount of time to the composition of these concertos, incorporating the full range of his compositional styles. The Concertos include trio ... more

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Concerto Grosso no. 8, HWV 326 - I. Allemande
Concerto Grosso no. 8, HWV 326 - II. Grave
Concerto Grosso no. 8, HWV 326 - III. Andante allegro
Concerto Grosso no. 8, HWV 326 - IV. Adagio
Concerto Grosso no. 8, HWV 326 - V. Sicilliana
Concerto Grosso no. 8, HWV 326 - VI. Allegro

Georg Friedrich Händel

George Frideric Handel was a German-British composer, famous for his operas and oratorios. He was born in 1685, to a family indifferent ...
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