Judas Maccabaeus (Escèna III) HWV 63

de Georg Friedrich. Händel



Oratoris
Solistes, cor i orquestra



Moviments

53Aria: "Father of Heav'n! From Thy eternal throne" (Israelitish Man)
54Recitative: "See, see yon flames, that from the altar broke" (Israelitish Man)
55Recitative: "Oh grant it, Heav'n, that our long woes may cease" (Israelitish Woman)
56Aria: "So shall the lute and harp awake" (Israelitish Woman)
57Recitative: "From Capharsalama, on eagle wings I fly" (Messenger, Simon)
58Chorus of Youths: "See, the conqu'ring hero comes!" / Chorus of Virgins: "See the godlike youth advance!" / Chorus: "See, the conqu'ring hero comes!"
59March
60Chorus: "Sing unto God, and high affections raise"
61Recitative: "Sweet flow the strains, that strike my feasted ear" (Judas Maccabaeus)
62Aria: "With honour let desert be crown'd" (Judas Maccabaeus)
63Recitative: "Peace to my countrymen; peace, and liberty" (Eupolemus)
64Chorus: "To our great God be all the honour giv'n"
65Recitative: "Again to earth let gratitude descend" (Israelitish Woman)
66Aria, Duet: "Oh lovely peace, with plenty crown'd" (Israelitish Woman and Man)
67Aria: "Rejoice, oh Judah! And in songs divine" (Simon)
68Chorus: "Hallelujah! Amen"