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Three Water Music Suites composed by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)Arranged by Eileen Clews for 3 FlutesIncludes score and partsOriginally premiered on July 17th, 1717, for a concert on the River Thames, it was scored for a large ensemble. This ensemble played on a barge for the enjoyment of King George I and his guests, and played all three suites three times per the King's request. This arrangment of the music from the suites offers several of the movements. The movements from the first Suite in F is Menuet, Air and Hornpipe. The second Suite in D's movements are Hornpipe, Lentement, Menuet and Bouree. The final suite in G has the movements Minuet 1, Minuet 2 and Tempo Ordinaire. Any of the movements can be performed individually or together as part of their individual suites.Contents: Suite in FI. MenuetII. AirIII. Hornpipe Suite in DI. HornpipeII. LentementIII. MenuetIV. BoureeSuite in GI. Minuet 1II. Minuet 2III. Tempo Ordinaire