9. Dry those anavailing tears

From Belshazzar, HWV 61, Act I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
c minor
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Allegro

English text

Cyrus

Dry those unavailing tears,
Haste your just revenge to speed;
I’ll disperse your gloomy fears,
Dawning hope shall soon succeed.

About the text

  • Author: Charles Jennens

Instrumentation

  • Violini
  • Cyrus (Soprano)
  • Continuo

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