18. Help, Galatea!

From Acis and Galatea, HWV 49a, Version I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
f minor
Meter
4/4
Length
8 measures

English text

Acis

Help, Galatea! Help, ye parent gods!
And take me dying to your deep abodes.

About the text

  • Author: John Gay, Alexander Pope and John Hughes

Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Acis (Tenore)
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Cembalo

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