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|Composer||Handel, George Frideric|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||HWV 486|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Baroque|
According to Grove Music, Handel's keyboard works were "all probably for harpsichord and written before 1720, unless otherwise stated". Since there is nothing else stated for this particular work, it was undoubtedly for harpsichord.