47. My Father comes

From Saul, HWV 53, Act II, Scene II

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
a minor → g minor
Meter
4/4
Length
5 measures

English text

Jonathan

My father comes: retire, my friend, while I
With peaceful accents try to calm his rage.

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens

Instrumentation

  • Jonathan (Tenore)
  • Continuo: Violoncello + Cembalo

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