1. Go, my faithful soldier, go

From Theodora, HWV 68, Part I, Scene I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
D major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Pomposo → adagio
Length
50 measures

Original English text

Modernized English text

Valens

Valens

Go, my faithful Soldier, go,
Go, my faithful soldier, go,
Let the fragrant Incenſe rise,
Let the fragrant incense rise,
To Jove, great Ruler of the Skies:
To Jove, great ruler of the skies.

About the text

  • Author: Thomas Morell

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Valens (Basso)
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Fagotto + Cembalo + Organo

Resources

Cataloguer

May Robertson

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