Blessed are They that Considereth the Poor, HWV 268 (Handel, George Frideric)




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Carolus (2015/10/27)

Editor Friedrich Chrysander (1826-1901)
Publisher. Info. Georg Friedrich Händels Werke. Band 36. Psalms III
Leipzig: Deutsche Händelgesellschaft, 1872. Plate H.W. 36.
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Afp0815 (2014/7/23)

Publisher. Info. London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d.
Reprinted New York: Novello, n.d.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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General Information

Work Title Blessed are They that Considereth the Poor
Alternative. Title Foundling Hospital Anthem
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 268
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGH 89
Librettist Psalms 8, 41, 72, 112, Daniel, Revelation
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Vocal: 2 sopranos, alto, tenor, SATB chorus
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 2 trumpets, timpani, strings, continuo

Misc. Comments

According to Grove Music, "music partly from Funeral Anthem, Susanna and Messiah".