7. And he shall purify the sons of Levi

From Messiah, HWV 56, Part I, Scene 2: The Coming Judgment

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
g minor
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Allegro
Length
58 measures

English text

And He shall purify the sons of Levi, that they may offer unto the Lord an offering in righteousness.

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens
  • Text references: Malachi 3:3 (condensed)

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I + Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Violone + Fagotto + Cembalo

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