14. And suddenly there was with the angel

From Messiah, HWV 56, Part I, Scene 4: The Annunciation to the Shepherds

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Tempo
Allegro
Length
8 measures

English text

And suddenly there was with the angel, a multitude of the heav’nly host, praising God, and saying,

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens
  • Text references: Luke 2:13 (verbatim)

Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Cembalo

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