Important composer from the Baroque period who became a British citizen in 1726. He wrote many operas and oratorios, including the popular Messiah.
The Keyboard suite in D minor (HWV 437) was composed by George Frideric Handel, for solo keyboard (harpsichord), between 1703 and 1706. It is also referred to as Suite de piece Vol. 2 No. 4. It was first published in 1733.
This theme was also used in Stanley Kubrick's film Barry Lyndon