V5. Fly from the cleaving mischief

From Samson, HWV 57, Variants and additions, Act II, Scene III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
E major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Allegro → adagio → a tempo
Structure
da capo
Length
84 measures

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About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Instrumentation

  • Violino I + Violino II
  • Micah (Alto) / An Israelite woman (Soprano I)
  • Bassi

Notes

After John Milton’s dramatic poem, Samson Agonistes.

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