57. Is there a Man

From Saul, HWV 53, Act II, Scene V

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
G major
Meter
6/8
Length
34 measures

English text

Chorus

Is there a man, who all his ways,
Directs, his God alone to please?
In vain his foes against him move:
Superior pow’r their hate disarms;
He makes them yield to virtue’s charms,
And melts their fury down to love.

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Violone + Fagotto + Cembalo + Organo

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