4. Enfoncez le trait qui le blesse

From Judith

Composer
Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre
Key
f sharp minor → A major
Meter
4/4 → 2/2
Length
20 measures

Original French text

Modernized French text

Enfoncez le trait qui le blesse
Enfoncez le trait qui le blesse
Judith, jettez sur luy les regards les plus doux,
Judith, jettez sur lui les regards les plus doux,
Hâtez, hâtez l’yvresse,
Hâtez, hâtez l’ivresse
Qui doit le livrer à vos coups.
Qui doit le livrer à vos coups.

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About the text

  • Author: Antoine Houdar de La Motte

Instrumentation

  • Soprano
  • Basse continue

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