George Frederick Handel http://tpr.org en San Antonio Mastersingers Set To Begin New Season http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-mastersingers-set-begin-new-season <p></p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:56:24 +0000 Jack Morgan 18374 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Mastersingers Set To Begin New Season 'Giulio Cesare' And The Return Of George Frederick Handel http://tpr.org/post/giulio-cesare-and-return-george-frederick-handel <p>If you're older than thirty you may know something of the unlikely and extremely rare probability of a baroque opera being performed at the Metropolitan Opera. This was sometime in the late eighties, but in musical terms seems a lifetime ago.</p><p>To quote Inspector Morse, the opera loving sleuth, "I was horrified to discover that the tickets I had received for Wagner were in fact for Handel!"</p><p>I can think of no opera composer of the first rank who has undergone so radical a transformation of fortune as Handel.</p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 18:15:54 +0000 Ron Moore 10285 at http://tpr.org 'Giulio Cesare' And The Return Of George Frederick Handel Handel's Majestic Masterpiece Returns to San Antonio With Baroque Maestro http://tpr.org/post/handels-majestic-masterpiece-returns-san-antonio-baroque-maestro <p><strong>Patrick Dupre Quigley returns for The Messiah</strong></p><p>It is the fourth time for Maestro Quigley to lead the San Antonio Symphony and third to conduct the Messiah. "I change it up each year, so if someone came last year, they won't hear the exact same thing, but I also include all the favorites - He Shall Feed His Flock, For Unto Us a Child is Born, and of course, the Hallelujah Chorus," says Patrick Quigley.</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:13:12 +0000 John Clare 2542 at http://tpr.org Handel's Majestic Masterpiece Returns to San Antonio With Baroque Maestro