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Water Music Suite, No. 18, Cantabile & Affettuoso (G)

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Year of composition
1717
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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The eighteenth movement of Handel's Water Music (Cantabile & Affettuso) is actually a gigue (give it a listen!). All nineteen individual movements of the Water Music as well as the complete suites in F, in D, and in G (much better buys!); and numerous other arrangements for string quartet/string orchestra are available at my website: http://members.sibeliusmusic.com/jjacklich/

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