Welcome to the online home of the The American Handel Society.

You can join the AHS or renew your membership here.


The American Handel Society’s biennial Festival will take place at Princeton University on April 6 to 9, 2017. In addition to the academic panels, the 2017 Serwer Lecture will be given by John Butt (University of Glasgow). Other festival events will include a performance of Handel’s Messiah (selections from the 1741 Dublin version) by the Princeton University Chamber Choir and the Nassau Sinfonia, conducted by John Butt.

Please follow the links below to visit the conference website, view the preliminary program, explore travel options, and see hotel information, and register for the conference.


GFHandel.org offers a wide variety of information about Handel and his music,and is maintained in association with the Handel Institute

The Portland Handel Society's concert list lists upcoming Handel performances in the US, Canada, and throughout the world.