When Handel Met Scarlatti

The year is 1709.

The place is Rome.

Two musical heavyweights are pitted against one another in a trial of skill.

Andrew Manze explores the extraordinary contest which took place between two of the greatest Baroque musicians in the world: Georg Friedrich Handel and Domenico Scarlatti.

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The year is 1709.

The place is Rome.

Two musical heavyweights are pitted against one another in a trial of skill.

Andrew Manze explores the extraordinary contest which took place between two of the greatest Baroque musicians in the world: Georg Friedrich Handel and Domenico Scarlatti.