||Concerto Grosso in G major, HWV 314
||Handel, George Frideric
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
||HWV 314 ; Op.3 No.3
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.
- I. Largo e Staccato
- II. Allegro
- III. Adagio
- IV. Allegro
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1734 in 6 Concerti Grossi, Op.3 (No.3)
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Solo - flute, violin|
Orchestra - Strings, Continuo
||The Largo, Allegro, and Adagio are derived from the opening movements of Chandos Anthem No.7, HWV 252 and the Te Deum, HWV 281 which Handel composed for the Duke of Chandos. The final Allegro is adapted from a harpsichord Fugue in G major, HWV 606
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