32. Thus rolling surges rise

From Solomon, HWV 67, Act III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
E flat major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Allegro
Length
91 measures

English text

Solomon & Israelites

Thus rolling surges rise,
And plough the troubled main;
But soon the tempest dies,
And all is calm again.

About the text

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

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola I
  • Viola II
  • Solomon (Mezzosoprano)
  • Soprano I
  • Soprano II
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Bassi

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