16. Softly sweet in Lydian measures

From Alexander’s Feast, HWV 75, Part I

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
D major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Largo
Length
27 measures

About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Instrumentation

  • Soprano
  • Violoncello Solo
  • Continuo: Violoncello + Violone

Notes

There is also a German translation by Ramler

Resources

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