Then at once from rage remove

From Solomon, HWV 67, Act III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Length
8 measures

English text

Solomon

Then at once from rage remove;
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

  • Solomon (Mezzosoprano)
  • Continuo

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