Welcome to The Handel Institute

The Handel Institute, established 1987, is a British registered charity (no. 296615) which promotes study and appreciation of the music and life of George Frideric Handel (1685–1759).


Handel Institute Research Awards

The next closing date is 30 November 2020
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Handel Institute Conference Awards

Closing dates for applications are 30 April, 31 August and 30 November
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Handel Institute Opera Awards

The next closing date is 31 October 2020
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Halle Conference

Our friends at the Georg-Friedrich-Händel-Gesellschaft have announced their conference ‘Händels Bilder – Ikonographie, Ästhetik, kompositorische Praxis’, 8-9 June 2020


The staff at the Gerald Coke Handel Collection have digitised microfilms of about 600 manuscripts in their collection. https://foundling.soutron.net/Portal

George Frideric #Handel died #OTD in 1759. Explore the life & career of the great #Baroque period composer in our multi-volume GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: COLLECTED DOCUMENTS reference set! Save 20% on Vol. 4, the latest in the collection, here: http://ow.ly/vEl750zdMie

Handel Documents vol. 4 is now available

We offer a grant of up to £5,000 towards a production of a Handel opera (which means one of his works that he performed with sets, costumes and action). The production can be professional, amateur or a combination. Closing date 31 October 2020. https://handelinstitute.org/award/opera-awards/

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