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 2021
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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 last closing date was 31 October 2020. We recognise that in light of Covid-19 any plans submitted will be provisional
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Halle Conference

Our friends at the Georg-Friedrich-Händel-Gesellschaft have announced their conference ‘Erlösung und Moderne – Händels Messiah zwischen dem späten 18. und dem 21. Jahrhundert’, 29 May – 2 June 2021

Handel Institute Conference

The deadline for our call for papers has been extended until 31 July 2021 for our next conference ‘Handel: Interactions and Influences’, which we hope to hold in London on 20 – 21 November


Please join us on FRIDAY 7pm GMT for #songsofisolation - link in bio!

#orchestra #classicalmusic #violin #viola #harpsichord #doublebass #conductor #theorbo #baroque #handel #musician

Our soprano soloist for Messiah Reimagined on 5 April is the wonderful @LucyCroweSop, an English singer who has garnered critical acclaim internationally, and is a past finalist of our Handel Singing Competition. Register here for our FREE event - http://ow.ly/VHXm50DVvpJ

#Messiah 2020 - we're really excited that our Messiah on 3 December is going ahead as an online event & it will be live-streamed free! Only 16 days to go - join us for this unique event, combining live soloists & orchestra with pre-recorded choruses - https://bit.ly/2UEFl7D

Our postponed 2020 Handel Singing Competition Final is going ahead on 2 December as an online event, and will be live-streamed free! We do hope you can join us to see who will become the next winner...details here https://bit.ly/2UEFl7D #hsc2020final #handel #competition

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