TITLE

The Politicization of Handel and His Oratories in the Weimar Republic, the Third Reich, and the Early Years of the German Democratic Republic

AUTHOR(S)
Potter, Pamela M.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Summer2001, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p311
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the life and works of music composer George Frideric Handel in Germany. Biographical data of Handel; Views of Handel for the German music; Achievement of Handel in the field of music during the twentieth century.
ACCESSION #
6805307

 

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