And the angel said unto them

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

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
A major → f sharp minor
Meter
4/4
Length
9 measures

English text

And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.
For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.

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  • Soprano
  • Continuo: Violoncello + Cembalo

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