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Blessed is the man whose strength. Attrib. to G. F. Handel [really Maurice Greene]. Full score, mid-18th cent.

MS. Tenbury 1485

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Handel is named on the spine of the volume but the work is really by Maurice Greene. It was composed to celebrate George II's return to St James's Palace and performed before the royal family on Sunday, 2 November 1735. In the hand of William Boyce with autograph additions. This manuscript was accidentally omitted from Fellowes’ 1935 catalogue.


  • mid-18th cent.


1 volume

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Tenbury 1485


11 1/4 × 8 7/8 inches obl.

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