Salve Regina

George Frideric Handel

Salve Regina in G minor

HWV241

About this work...

This antiphon stands among Handel's earliest surviving works and dates from his stay in Rome. It seems to have been written for private performance in the chapel of the Marquis Ruspoli, as were some chamber cantatas Handel composed around the same time. The text addressing the Virgin Mary, while sacred, is not taken fr...

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