Concerto in F major, HWV 305a/b (Handel, George Frideric)


Sheet Music


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Editor Frederick Hudson (1913-1999)
Publisher. Info. Hallische Händel-Ausgabe, Serie IV: Instrumentalmusik,
Band 16: Concerti a due cori

Kassel: Deutsche Händelgesellschaft, 1983. Plate BA 4037.
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General Information

Work Title Concerto in F major
Alternative. Title
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 305a/b
Key F major
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation organ (see below, Comments)

Misc. Comments

  • Grove Music lists HWV 305a with a "?2 ob, str, bc" accompaniment, and the comment "c1748; arr. of Concerto a due cori no.3; HG follows spurious version in Arnold’s edn; see also ‘Keyboard’, 188"
  • HWV 305b is listed as "org; str, bc" and the comment "pasticcio conc.; movts from 2nd Set no.2, op.4 no.6, op.7 no.2".