49. I thank Thee

From Belshazzar, HWV 61, Act III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
C major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Con spirito

English text

Belshazzar

I thank thee, Sesach! Thy sweet pow’r
Does to myself myself restore.
Thy plenteous heart-inspiring juice
All my courage lost renews.
I blush to think I shadows fear’d.
Cyrus, come on, I’m now prepar’d!

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens

Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Belshazzar (Tenore)
  • Continuo

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