Handel at Home – Handel Revenged
We are delighted to present two hour-long concerts for harpsichord at Handel’s own home in Brook Street, part of the Handel & Hendrix in London museum 16 April and 23 April.
Tuesday 16 April, 6.30pm
Masumi Yamamoto harpsichord
Handel was famous for making quotations of musical material from other composers in his own works. Gottlieb Muffat (1690–1770) responded by ‘improving’ Handel’s Eight Great Suites and making revisions to the great master’s works.
Gottlieb Muffat Suite no. 1 in C, MC A13 major from Componimenti Musicali (1739)
Handel/Muffat Suite No. 2 in F major HWV427
Muffat Ciacona in G, no. 7, MC A19 from Componimenti Musicali
Handel/Muffat Suite No. 4 in E minor HWV429
Tickets £12 unreserved seating