32. Oppression, no longer I dread thee

From Athalia, HWV 52, Part III, Scene IV

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
c minor
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Allegro
Length
39 measures

English text

Abner

Oppression, no longer I dread thee,
Thy terrors, proud queen, I despise!
Thy crimes to confusion have led thee,
And Judah triumphant shall rise!

About the text

  • Author: Samuel Humphreys

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I + Oboe II
  • Violino I + Violino II
  • Abner (Basso)
  • Bassi

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