18. Through the land so lovely blooming

From Athalia, HWV 52, Performing version of 1756, Part II, Scene I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
d minor
Meter
3/8
Tempo
Andante
Structure
Da capo
Length
167 measures

English text

Josabeth

Through the land so lovely blooming,
Nature all her charms assuming,
Wakes the soul to cheerful praise.
Verdant scenes around us rising,
Each delighted sense surprising,
Softly crown the circling days.
Through the land…

About the text

  • Author: Samuel Humphreys

Instrumentation

  • Flauto dolce I / Traverso I
  • Flauto dolce II / Traverso II
  • Violino I + Violino II
  • Josabeth (Soprano)
  • Bassi

Issues

  • Duplicate

Resources

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