Adieu, fair queen

From Solomon, HWV 67, Act III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Length
4 measures

English text

Solomon

Adieu, fair queen, and in thy breast
May peace and virtue ever rest!

About the text

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

Instrumentation

  • Solomon (Mezzosoprano)
  • Continuo

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