20. Now strike the golden lyre again

From Alexander’s Feast, HWV 75, Part II

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
b minor → A major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Andante
Length
59 measures

Instrumentation

  • Tromba I + Tromba II
  • Timpani
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Fagotto I
  • Fagotto II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Tenore solo
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Violoncello + Violone

About the text

  • Author: Newburgh Hamilton

Notes

There is also a German translation by Ramler

Resources

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