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Handel’s Water Music 0. Biographical background 1. Focus on the first suite in F 2. Reception of the Water Music 3. Excerpt from film “The Italian Connection”
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A Biographical Question 4. New king George I arrives Sept., 1714 5. Landon presents traditional view 6. Letter discovered in early 1980s The Music – Three Suites 7. No set order 8. Suite in F with horns 9. Suite in D with trumpets 2
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10.Suite in G with flutes 11.Handel combines French overture and suite with Italian concerto and English hornpipe First Suite in F Major 1. Overture – French overture (ouverture) 2. Adagio e staccato – linking slow movement featuring oboe 3. Allegro – Andante -- Allegro o 2 natural horns in Allegro o Andante – 2 oboes and bassoon, and in o relative minor key o textures resemble concerto 4. Presto
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Unformatted text preview: o Vigorous movement in minuet style (triple) o Features horns 3 o A : B : C A B o C section ripieno only, relative minor 5. Aire A : B A* : o duple metre o twice, second time re-orchestrated 6. Minuet for the French Horn (triple) 7. Boure - Presto o lively dance in 4/4 time with upbeat 8. Hornpipe o vigorous 3/2 metre (triple) 9. Untitled - imitative movement in relative minor key 10. Untitled fanfare style concerto movement for two horns duple metre 11. Alla Hornpipe 12. 3/2 time (triple metre) 4 Reception of the Water Music 13.Immensely popular in aristocratic and public venues 14.Arranged for a variety of combinations 15.Until 1950s, known in a Victorian style arrt 16.In 1950s, musicologists revived original orchestration. 5...
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This note was uploaded on 09/27/2009 for the course MUS 308 taught by Professor Parker during the Fall '08 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.

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