2. O the pleasure of the plains!

From Acis and Galatea, HWV 49b, 1736 version, Parte I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
B flat major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Andante
Structure
Da capo
Length
72 measures

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Soprano
  • Tenore I
  • Tenore II
  • Tenore III
  • Basso
  • Continuo: (Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Cembalo)

About the text

  • Author: John Gay, Alexander Pope and John Hughes

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