About 'Pastoral Symphony from Messiah'
Handel, George Frideric (biography)
1685 , Halle
1759 , London
Important composer from the Baroque period who became a British citizen in 1726. He wrote many operas and oratorios, including the popular Messiah.
Known as Pastoral Symphony, this is actually a movement evoking "the shepherds abiding in the fields" from Georg Friedrich H�ndel's oratorio Messiah.
|Score Key:||Eb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Eb major Music for Bassoon )|
|Tempo Marking:||Larghetto . = c. 60|
|Time Signature:||12/8 (View more 12/8 Music)|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players|