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5th International Handel Research Prize announced

In 2021, the George Frideric Handel Society will award its International Handel Research Prize for the fifth time: to a young scholar who has...

Handel’s Agrippina live from New York

Live cinema transmission of Agrippina from the Metropolitan Opera in NewYork: 29 February 2020 Further information and tickets: https://www.metopera.org/season/in-cinemas/2019-20-season/agrippina-live-in-hd/ https://www.metimkino.de/termine/saison-20192020/ https://www.cinemaxx.de/film/met-opera-agrippina

Handel images – iconography, aesthetics, compositional practice

International Academic Conference during the Handel Festival in Halle (Saale), 6 and 8 to 9 June 2020 Handel images - iconography, aesthetics, compositional practice Following the...

A visit to the Göttingen International Handel Festival

Following an invitation by the director of the Göttingen International Handel Festival, Mr Tobias Wolff, and the Göttingen Handel Society, namely Ms Sigrid Jacobi,...

Elections of the Council on 1 June 2019

Dear members of the International Handel Society, In preparation for the elections of the council on 1 June 2019 we submit to your attention the...

2019: Between Alcina and Theodora. Female figures in the works of Handel and his...

International Academic Conference during the Handel Festival in Halle (Saale), 1 and 3 to 5 June 2019 Between the pagan sorceress Alcina and the Christian...

In memory of Klaus Froboese

On January 25, 2019, Klaus Froboese, member of the Council of George Frideric Handel Society, died after a serious illness. As Intendant of the...

Silke Leopold will receive the Handel Prize 2019

The musicologist Professor emerita Dr. Silke Leopold from Heidelberg will receive the City of Halle Handel Prize 2019, which is awarded by the Handel...

Handel Yearbook 2018

The Handel Yearbook 2018 was published by Bärenreiter. It includes contributions from the scholarly conference „Between Genius and Plagiarist. Handel's Compositional Method and its...

New Publication

„Predigten zu Händels Oratorium Messiah“, ed. Karl Friedrich Ulrichs, Berlin 2018 More information about the book and the author can be found in the German...