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Samson: an oratorio

Newburgh Hamilton

Samson: an oratorio

As it is perform"d at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. Alter"d and adapted to the stage from the Samson Agonistes of John Milton. Set to music by George Frederic Handel.

by Newburgh Hamilton

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Published by Printed in the year in [London?] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4853, no. 10.
ContributionsMilton, John, 1608-1674, Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759, Milton, John, 1608-1674
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination23,[1]p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16935409M

  Samson (HWV 57) is a three-act oratorio by George Frideric Handel, considered one of his finest dramatic is usually performed as an oratorio in concert form, but on occasions has also been staged as an well-known arias "Let the bright Seraphim" (for soprano) and "Total eclipse" (for tenor) are often performed separately in concert.


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13 rows  The libretto is taken from the Milton poem Samson Agonistes, as well as the biblical story. Handel's Samson - the pianoforte accompaniment revised from that of the German Handel Society; includes preface, x plus pages plus index.

Pencil and a few colour ppencil marks to a few pages but text is stamp to f.e.p. and first title page. Samson's original story can be read in chapters 13 to 16 of the Book of Judges, but the libretto for Handel's oratorio is mainly fashioned from Milton's poem, "Samson Agonistes" ().

It begins with its hero already blinded and enslaved to the Philistines/5. Samson: an oratorio. Paperback – J by Newburgh Hamilton (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Handel S Oratorio Samson. Author: George Frideric Handel ISBN: HARVARD Genre: Oratorios. Full text of "Handel's Oratorio, Samson: As Performed by the Cecilian Choir in New York See other formats This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.

Dunedin Consort John Butt Director / Harpsichord. Cast Paul Appleby Samson Sophie Bevan Dalila Alice Coote Micah Matthew Brook Manoah David Soar Harapha Hugo Hymas Israelite/Philistine Man Louise Alder Israelite/Philistine Woman Mhairi Lawson Second Israelite/Philistine Woman Handel Samson. Handel’s powerful oratorio – an opera in all but name – is one of his greatest dramatic works.

Book: Ch.V. Select book from A-Z list, enter chapter and verse number, and click "Go." The story of Samson was used by Handel for his oratorio, and there are many great pictures (by Rubens, Rembrandt, Reni) in the art galleries of London and other cities. Samson An Oratorio In Vocal Score Composed In The Year by G.

Handel; Novello's Original Octavo Edition and a great selection of related books, art. Samson and Delilah (French: Samson et Dalila), Op. 47, is a grand opera in three acts and four scenes by Camille Saint-Saëns to a French libretto by Ferdinand was first performed in Weimar at the Grossherzogliches (Grand Ducal) Theater (now the Staatskapelle Weimar) on 2 December in a German translation.

The opera is based on the Biblical tale of Samson and Delilah found in Based on: Samson and Delilah. Samson An Oratorio in Vocal Score, Novello andCompany, Hardcover, Poor, 2 loose pages.

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Alter'd and adapted to the stage from the Samson agonistes of John Milton. Set to musick by George Frederick Handel. by: Hamilton, Newburgh, fl. Published: () Samson. An oratorio As it is perform'd at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden.

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Alter'd and Adapted to the Stage from the Samson Agonistes of John Milton. Set to Musick by George Frederick Handel. at nd: Samson. Milton has graphically portrayed his character in his dramatic poem Samson Agonistes (), on which Handel built his oratorio, Samson ().

Story of His Life: The story of Samson's life is unique among the biographies of the Old Testament. It is related in Judges Like Isaac, Samuel and John the Baptist, he was a child of prayer. Samson (HWV 57) is a three-act oratorio by George Frideric Handel, considered one of his finest dramatic works.

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Handel's oratorio, Samson, as performed by the Cecilian choir in New York and Brooklyn. ([New York], ), by George Frideric Handel (page images at HathiTrust) Mors et vita: a sacred trilogy / (London ; New York: Novello, Ewer and Co., ), by Charles Gounod and O.

Brown (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). Series: The Vocal Library. Arm, arm, ye brave. from Judas Maccab″us (Handel) Behold the monstrous human beast from Belshazzar (Handel).

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Title Samson: Oratorium Contributor Names Handel, George Frideric -- (composer) Mosel, Ignaz Franz von,(translator). Samson, an oratorio for soloists, mixed chorus and orchestra by George Frideric Handel, libretto by Newburgh Hamilton after Milton's Samson Agonistes.

Edited by Donald Burrows. This latest addition to the Novello Handel Edition is the first complete, modern edition of the composer's longest oratorio, prepared after examination of all known. The Messiah An Oratorio for Four-Part Chorus Mixed Voices, Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass Soli, Piano + G.

Handel () Vintage Music Book HazelCatkins 5 out of 5 stars () $ Favorite. Samson's dramaturgical fundament comes from the book "judges" of the bible. John Milton, England's most important baroque poet, has formed his epos "Samson Agonistes" by following freely the outlines of the bible.

SAMSON Oratorio in three acts An Oratorio Words by Newburgh Hamilton. DRAMATIS PERSONAE. Dalila, Wife of Samson (soprano). Samson is an oratorio by George Frideric Handel. It was based on a libretto by Newburgh Hamilton, who based it on Milton's Samson Agonistes, which.

Shop and Buy The Oratorio Anthology - Soprano sheet music. Piano, Vocal sheet music book by: Hal Leonard at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music. (HL). In an amazing burst of creative activity inHandel followed the completion of “Messiah” with “Samson”, composed within five weeks of “Messiah”.

It was an immediate success, receiving more performances in its first season (8) than any other Handel oratorio. It. Samson; an oratorio, altered [by N. Hamilton] from the Samson agonistes of J.

Milton. [Words only. With] The hymn of Adam and Eve, from Paradise lost [and] Mr. Dryden's Ode for st. Cecilia's day. Messiah, oratorio by German-born English composer George Frideric Handel, premiered in Dublin on Apat Easter rather than at Christmastime, when it is popularly played in the present day.

A large-scale semidramatic work for chorus, soloists, and orchestra, it is the source of the. Samson an oratorio for soloists mixed chorus and orchestra by George Frideric Handel libretto by Newburgh Hamilton after Milton’s Samson Agonistes.

Edited by Donald item is the full set of nCello/Bass. Handel's oratorio, Samson, J.A. Novello, []), by George Frideric Handel, Haendel, Georg Friedrich () - no other snapshots from this url. 23 Jun UTC: All snapshots: from host : Linked from. Antiques Ireland - Online Book Lists - Music - Cassell's Nation's An Oratorio in Vocal Score.

Novello's pocket Edition /5(). Handel’s oratorio Samson was first performed in London in Written shortly after his celebrated Messiah, it soon fell out of favor; however, several selected numbers have retained their popularity to this day. The libretto is based on Samson Agonistes, John Milton’s dramatization of the biblical book of Judges.

In “Let the Bright Seraphim,” an Israelite woman calls upon heavenly Author: Megan Uhrinak, Susan McDaniel.

This is the most serious and useful collection yet published of solo arias from oratorios, masses and cantatas. The literature was confined to work by major composers, and by-passes the dated oratorio literature found in previous collections.

Handel's 'Samson': Blinded by the fight based on the 16th chapter of the biblical Book of Judges. "Samson may have been conceived as an oratorio rather an opera, but it's an intensely. The approximate dates of the Baroque period are: A.

The success of the Milton-based oratorio L'Allegro in led Newburgh Hamilton (who wrote the libretto to Alexander's Feast in ) to try to match Handel's music with Milton's words again, and it was Hamilton's idea to turn to Milton's Samson Agonistes.

Though the story is based on the Book of Judges, Hamilton's libretto sticks closely to 5/5.Samson et Dalila In Focus Premiere: Grand Ducal Theater, Weimar, The source of this popular opera is a single chapter in the biblical Book of Judges: Samson, a judge (a pre-monarchic leader) of the ancient Israelites, fights valiantly against the Philistines, enemies of .Oratorio definition is - a lengthy choral work usually of a religious nature consisting chiefly of recitatives, arias, and choruses without action or scenery.