Composer: Willem de Fesch
Dates: 26 August 1687 – 3 January 1761
Title of Piece: Concerti Op. 5, Musica ad Rhenum
Brief Biography: Willem de Fesch was the kapellmeister at Antwerp cathedral until 1731 when he moved to London to perform in Handel’s orchestra. Other influences on his music were the Italian composers, in particular Verdi.