35. Hear, Jacob’s God

From Samson, HWV 57, Act II, Scene IV

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
a minor → E major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Grave
Length
49 measures

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About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano I
  • Soprano II
  • Alto
  • Tenore I
  • Tenore II
  • Basso
  • Bassi

Notes

After John Milton’s dramatic poem, Samson Agonistes.

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