Hail The Conquering Hero (From 'Judas Maccabaeus'). Composed by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759). Arranged by Arthur Frackenpohl. For baritone horn solo with piano accompaniment. Grade 4. Score and part. Duration 4 minutes, 15 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.12878).
This grade 4 George Frederic Handel excerpt is from his 1746 oratorio "Judas Maccabaeus", which was commission by Frederic, Prince of Whales - to celebrate the return of the Duke of Cumberland from Scotland after the decisive victory of Culloden. This exultant march is frequently heard at celebrations, commencements, and sacred occasions. Duration ca. 4:15.