14. Go on, illustrious Pair!

From Saul, HWV 53, Act I, Scene II

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

English text

High Priest

Go on, illustrious pair! Your great example
Shall teach your youth to scorn the sordid world
And set their hearts on things of real worth.

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens

Instrumentation

  • High Priest (Tenore)
  • Continuo: Violoncello + Cembalo

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