George Frideric Handel
George Frideric Handel, born Georg Friedrich Handel (1685-1759) - a German-born British classical composer. George Frideric Handel is one of the greatest composers in the world for all time. His most famous and popular works are oratorios, orchestral works, concertos and operas.
Giulio Cesare in Egitto (Julius Caesar), 1724
Serse (Xerxes), 1738
We highly recommend to buy the best version of Rodelinda on DVD:
Handel - Rodelinda / Antonacci, Scholl, Streit, Chiummo, Winter, Stefanowicz, Christie, Glyndebourne Opera
Judas Maccabaeus, 1749
The Choice of Hercules,1750
Brockes Passion, 1719
La resurrezione, 1708
We highly recommend to buy the great version of Judas Maccabaeus with a fine cast, led by Guy De Mey, Lisa Saffer, Patricia Spence and David Thomas with University of California Berkeley Chamber Chorus and Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra conducted by Nicholas McGegan:
Concerto Grosso in D minor Op.6 No.10 HWV328
Concerto grosso in C major, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast"
Concerto Grosso in G minor Op.6 No.6 HWV324
Concerto Grosso in F major Op.6 No.2 HWV320
Organ Concerto HWV 295 "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale"
Best Orchestral Works
Water Music (HWV 348-350)
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351
We highly recommend to buy the great recordings of Concerti grossi Op.6 and Op.3, with Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks or Handel Complete Orchestral Recordings (the same as the first set +Organ concertos, Oboe Concertos, Concerti a due cori, Overtures and Sinfonias) by English Concert conducted by Trevor Pinnock: