5. Then free from sorrow

From Samson, HWV 57, Act I, Scene I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
b minor
Meter
6/8
Tempo
Allegro
Length
63 measures

About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • A Philistine woman (Soprano II)
  • Bassi

Notes

After John Milton’s dramatic poem, Samson Agonistes.

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