7a. O who shall pour into my swollen eyes

From Occasional Oratorio, HWV 62, Version of 1747, Part I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
E major → A major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Largo
Length
41 measures

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About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Instrumentation

  • 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

“New movements for the performing version of 1747” HHA

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