85. Ye Men of Judah, weep no more

From Saul, HWV 53, Act III, Scene V

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
G major
Meter
4/4
Length
9 measures

English text

High Priest

Ye men of Judah, weep no more!
Let gladness reign in all our host;
For pious David will restore
What Saul by disobedience lost.
The Lord of hosts is David’s friend,
And conquest will his arms attend.

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens

Instrumentation

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

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