Let thy hand be strengthened (George Frideric Handel)

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  • (Posted 2017-11-19)  CPDL #47556:       
Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2017-11-19).   Score information: A4, 12 pages, 121 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Edition with voice parts only.
  • CPDL #06880:    (MIDI)
Editor: Michael Gibson (submitted 2004-03-31).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 864 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Large file (1.5 Mbytes), 3 movements, 3 midi files are zipped into one file. Includes a keyboard version of the original accompaniment.

General Information

Title: Let thy hand be strengthened
Composer: George Frideric Handel

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SAATB
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: Orchestra

Composed 1727
First published: 1743 in Coronation Anthems, no. 3

Description: Coronation Anthem #3

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  • Free choir training aids for this work are available at Choralia.

Original text and translations

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Let thy hand be strengthened and thy right hand be exalted.

Let justice and judgment be the preparation of thy seat!
Let mercy and truth go before thy face.
Let justice, judgment, mercy and truth go before thy face.