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A portrait of George Frideric Handel, presenting his Water Music to King George I. Bettmann Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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300 Years Of Handel's 'Water Music,' With A Splash Of Politics

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Harry Christophers leads the Handel and Haydn Society, now celebrating its bicentennial. James Doyle/Handel and Haydn Society hide caption

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A Bicentennial For Boston's Handel And Haydn Society

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Ensemble Matheus At Carnegie Hall

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Hear Nadia Sirota Play Greenstein's 'In Teaching Others We Teach Ourselves'

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An Audio Introduction to the Opera

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An Audio Introduction to the Opera

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SPCO In Concert: Fiddlers, Corn And Fireworks

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Lausanne Opera -- 'Faramondo'

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Theater an der Wien on World of Opera -- 'Partenope'

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Why George Frideric Handel Still Matters

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Hear an audio introduction to 'Julius Caesar'

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Grand Theatre of Geneva on World of Opera -- 'Ariodante'

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Richard Egarr: The 'Bernstein of Early Music'

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Belshazzar

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