L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato

George Frideric Handel

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato

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The start of the year 1740 was a bad time for Handel. The Italian opera was in crisis, a situation exacerbated by the closure of London's theaters due to the most severe winter in the capital's recorded history. To make matters worse he had recently suffered the first of a series of strokes. It is remarkable that it wa...

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