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Who organized music lessons for Handel?

The Duke of Saxony

Which composer was born in the same year as Handel?

Bach

What did Handel's father want him to study?

Law

What opera did Handel write in Italy?

Agrippina

Who did Handel write Birthday Ode for?

Queen Anne of England

What major project did Handel undertake in 1719?

he started the Royal Academy of music

For which hospital did Handel organize yearly concerts?

London Foundling Hospital

What health problem did Handel suffer before he died?

blindness

When did Handel write the Music for the Royal Fireworks?

1749