31. Draw the tear from hopeless love

From Solomon, HWV 67, Act III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
g minor
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Largo
Length
40 measures

English text

Chorus

Draw the tear from hopeless love,
Lengthen out the solemn air,
Full of death and wild despair.

About the text

  • Author: Moses Mendes?
  • Bible: the First Book of Kings and the Second Book of Chronicle

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Fagotto I
  • Fagotto II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola I
  • Viola II
  • Violino ripieno I
  • Violino ripieno II
  • Viola ripieno I
  • Viola ripieno II
  • Soprano I
  • Soprano II
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Bassi ripieni
  • Bassi

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