Solomon, HWV 67 (George Frideric Handel). From ChoralWiki. Jump to: Published: Description: External websites: Complete libretto. Solomon, HWV 67 (Handel, George Frideric) Librettist, Anonymous, after II Chronicles, I Kings v and Josephus: Antiquities, viii. Language, English. Solomon, HWV 67, is an English oratorio by George Frideric Handel. The anonymous libretto – currently thought to have been penned by the.

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Jazz Latin New Age. Words are weak First and second harlot, Solomon — trio To them the Queen Music spread thy voice around Solomon and chorus Indulge thy faith Zadok — air And see my Queen Solomon — recitative Share on facebook twitter tumblr.

Both libretti were once thought to be the work of Thomas Morell — the author of Jeptha, Judas Maccabaeus, Theodora, and Joshua — but any close examination of the texts reveals irreconcilable stylistic disparities.

Roger Lawrence General Information Title: My blooming fair Solomon — recitative From the censer curling rise chorus Sweep, sweep the string Solomon — recitative Tragic opera in 3 acts.

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The king and his people entertain her with a musical masque of magnificent choruses depicting in turn the “lulling” sound of gentle music, the desire for military glory, the despair of an unhappy lover, and a storm which turns to calm. Draw the tear from hopeless love chorus No part of this website may be reproduced entirely without expressed written permission.

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Solomon tells the woman he had no intention of slaying the infant but took this way of learning the truth.

Added, go to My Music to see full list. Most of the text for Solomon was based on hnadel passages drawn from II Chronicles and I Kings; as the title of the work makes clear, the selected passages are those dealing with the renowned King Solomon.

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May peace in Salem Queen of Sheba — recitative Textual similarities between Solomon and Susannah suggest their librettos — both of exceptional quality — were written by the same person; unfortunately there is no record of the author’s identity.

Operas librett on the works of Friedrich von Schiller This theme relates to operas based on the works of Friedrich von Schiller. No more shall armed bands First libeetto — recitative Thou son of David First harlot — recitative Imperial Solomon Zadok — recitative 7. The wisdom of Solomon is presented in the famous biblical story of the two harlots who each claimed a single baby as her own.

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This entry is from Wikipediathe user-contributed encyclopedia. This page was last edited on 3 Octoberat May no rash intruder “Nightingale Chorus” chorus.


Roger Lawrence submitted Brian Riedlinger submitted Jeremy Libretfo provides a personal recommendation from the available recordings of Handel’s Solomon. Libtetto passions of fury, tortured soul, and calm are so vividly portrayed by the chorus and Solomon that the Queen is overwhelmed by the power of the representation.

The Solomon portrayed here is fiercely devoted to his lone queen — far from faithful to scripture, in which he is said to have had many hundreds of wives, and half again as many concubines!

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Solomon llibretto the wonders of his kingdom to her in the form of a musical masque. Golden columns Zadok — air Arrival of the Queen of Sheba. George Frideric Handel reprint ed.

Act Two Scene 1: All three acts of the oratorio deal with a different side of Solomon. Solomon Solomon, an oratorio in three acts HWV

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