The complete Handel's Messiah was composed in a rush lasting only 24 days in 1741 and is considered one of the best-known and most frequently performed choral works in Western music. With the tempo marking of Grave this remains popular during the Advent season and is a true classic
Sheet Music for Harpsichord arranged by Lars Christian Lundholm.
Overture from Messiah by Handel is also known by alternative title: HWV 56.
- Instrumentation: Harpsichord
- Level: Medium
- Score Type: Solo Score
- Tempo: Slow
- Genre: Baroque
- Composer: George Frideric Handel
- Year Composed: 1741
- Pages (approximate): 6