34b. How beautiful are the feet

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

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
c minor
Meter
12/8
Tempo
Larghetto
Length
34 measures

English text

How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things.

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens
  • Text references: Romans 10:15 (verbatim)

Instrumentation

  • Violino I + VIolino II
  • Alto
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Violone + Fagotto + Cembalo

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