34a. How beautiful are the feet

From Messiah, HWV 56, Part II, Scene 5: The Beginnings of Gospel Preaching

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
g minor
Meter
12/8
Tempo
Larghetto
Structure
dal segno
Length
35 measures

English text

How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things.
Their sound is gone out into all lands, and their words unto the ends of the world.

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Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Soprano
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Violone + Fagotto + Cembalo

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