Your sacred songs

From Athalia, HWV 52, Part I, Scene II

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
a minor → d minor
Meter
4/4
Length
6 measures

English text

Joad

Your sacred songs awhile forbear,
Our festival demands your care;
And now no longer let your stay
The due solemnities delay.

About the text

  • Author: Samuel Humphreys

Instrumentation

  • Joad (Alto)
  • Continuo

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