25. What sacred horrors

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

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Tempo
Adagio e staccato
Length
11 measures

English text

Joad

What sacred horrors shake my breast!
Ah, ‘tis the pow’r divine confess’d!
Who can his energy control?
He comes, he comes, and fires my soul!

About the text

  • Author: Samuel Humphreys

Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Joad (Alto)
  • Bassi

Issues

  • Duplicate

Resources

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