(1). Ouverture

From Israel in Egypt, HWV 54

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
B flat major
Meter
4/4 → 3/4
Tempo
(no tempo) → Allegro moderato → Allegro
Length
69 measures

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens
  • Old Testament, mainly from Exodus and the Psalms

Instrumentation

  • Violino I + Oboe I + Oboe II
  • Violino II
  • Viola I
  • Viola II
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Fagotto I + Fagotto II + Cembalo

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