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George Frideric Handel

George Frideric Handel Composer

Solomon, HWV67

Performances: 159
Tracks: 591
  • Solomon, HWV67
    Year: 1748
    Genre: Oratorio
    Pr. Instruments: Voice & Chorus/Choir
    • Act 1
      • 1.Overture
      • 2.Chorus: Your harps and cymbals sound
      • 3.Air: Praise ye the Lord
      • 4.Chorus: With pious heart
      • 5.Accompagnato: Almighty power
      • 6.Recitative: Imperial Solomon
      • 7.Air: Sacred raptures cheer my breast
      • 8.Chorus: Throughout the land
      • 9.Recitative: Bless'd be the Lord
      • 10.Air: What tho' I trace
      • 11.Recitative: And see my queen
      • 12.Air: Bless'd the day
      • 13.Recitative: Thou fair inhabitant of Nile
      • 14.Duet: Welcome as the dawn of day
      • 15.Recitative: Vain are the transient beauties
      • 16.Air: Indulge thy faith
      • 17.Recitative: My blooming fair, come, come away
      • 18.Air: Haste, haste to the cedar grove
      • 19.Recitative: When thou art absent from my sight
      • 20.Air: with thee th' unshelter'd moor I'd tread
      • 21.Recitative: Search round the world
      • 22.Chorus: May no rash intruder disturb their soft hours
    • Act 2
      • 1.Chorus: From the censer
      • 2.Recitative: Prais'd be the Lord
      • 3.Air: When the sun o'er yonder hills
      • 4.Recitative: Great prince
      • 6.Air: Thrice bless'd that wise descerning king
      • 7.Recitative: My sovereign liege
      • 8.Recitative: Thou son of David
      • 10.Trio: Words are weak
      • 11.Recitative: What says the other
      • 13.Air: Thy sentence, great king
      • 14.Recitative: Withhold, withhold the executing hand!
      • 15.Air: Can I see my infant gor'd
      • 16.Accompagnato: Israel, attend
      • 17.Duet: Thrice bless'd the king
      • 18.Chorus: From the East unto the West
      • 19.Recitative: From morn to eve
      • 20.Air: See the tall palm
      • 21. Recitative: No more shall armed bands
      • 22.Air: Beneath the vine
      • 23.Chorus: Swell, swell the full chorus
    • Act 3
      • 1.Sinfonia: Arrival of queen of Sheba
        • The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (arr. piano)
      • 2.Recitative: From Arabia's spicy shores
      • 3.Air: Ev'ry sight these eyes behold
      • 4.Recitative: Sweep, sweep the string
      • 5.Air: Music, spread thy voice around
      • 6.Air: Now a diff'rent measure try
      • 7.Recitative: Then at once from rage remove
      • 9.Chorus: Draw the tear from hopeless love
      • 10.Recitative: Next the tortur'd soul release
      • 11.Air: Thus rolling surges rise
      • 12.Air: Thy harmony's divine, great King!
      • 13.Air: Pious king
      • 14.Recitative: Thrice happy King!
      • 15.Air: Golden columns, fair and bright
      • 16.Chorus: Praise the Lord
      • 17.Recitative: Gold now is common
      • 18.Air: How green our fertile pastures look!
      • 19.Recitative: May peace In Salem ever dwell
      • 20.Air: Will the sun forget to streak
      • 21.Recitative: Adieu, fair queen
      • 23.Duet: Ev'ry joy that wisdom knows
      • 24.Chorus: The name of the wicked

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