Overture from the Messiah by George Friedrich Händel (1685-1759)
George Frideric Handel was a German-British Baroque composer, famous for his operas, oratorios, and concertos. Handel was born in Germany in the same year as Johann Sebastian Bach and Domenico Scarlatti. He received critical musical training in Italy before settling in London and becoming a naturalised British subject.
Baroque Era. 109 Measures. 9 Pages. Time Signature 4/4. Key of G.