24. Sinfonia

From Occasional Oratorio, HWV 62, Part III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
G major → g minor
Meter
4/4
Tempo
A tempo giusto → adagio
Length
36 measures

About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino concertino I
  • Violino concertino II
  • Violoncello concertino
  • Violino ripieno I
  • Violino ripieno II
  • Viola
  • 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

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