Biography and History

Winton Dean (1916- ) was a professor of music at the University of California at Berkeley and a Handel scholar. His writings on George Frideric Handel include Handel and the Opera Seria (1970) and, with J. Merrill Knapp, Handel's Operas, 1704-1726 (1987). Knapp taught at Princeton University.

Source: From the finding aid for C1044

  • Winton Dean Collection. 1957-1984 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C1044

    Consists primarily of twenty-seven years of correspondence between music scholars J. Merrill Knapp and Winton Dean regarding George Frideric Handel's operas and their professional work and writings about them.