(4). Sacred raptures

From Israel in Egypt, HWV 54, Part I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
F major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Maestoso → adagio → a tempo
Length
118 measures

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About the text

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

Instrumentation

  • Violino I + Violino II
  • High Priest (Tenore)
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Cembalo

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