George Frederic Handel

George Frederic Handel could write a good tune - and he wrote a good many of them. Most people will know at least half a dozen of his "greatest hits" -

the Hallelujah! Chorus from The Messiah

the Arrival of the Queen of Sheba from the opera Solomon

the Alla Hornpipe from the Water Music

the Rejoissance from the Music for the Royal Fireworks

Zadok the Priest from the Coronation Anthems for George II