Definition of Handel, George Frideric in English:

Handel, George Frideric

proper noun

  • (1685–1759), German composer and organist, resident in Britain from 1712; born Georg Friedrich Händel. He is chiefly remembered for his oratorio Messiah (1742), his Water Music suite (c.1717), and his Music for the Royal Fireworks (1749).

Pronunciation

Handel, George Frideric

/ˈhandl/