(2). When warlike ensigns wave on high

From Occasional Oratorio, HWV 62

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
G major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
(no tempo) → adagio → a tempo
Length
105 measures

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About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Instrumentation

  • Violino I + Violino II
  • Soprano
  • Bassi

Notes

“After the poetry of John Milton and Edmund Spenser.
The work was written in the midst of the Jacobite rising of 1745–1746.” Wikipedia

“Movements deleted before the first performance” HHA

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