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Samson, HWV 57: Overture
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7:46
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: This day, a solemn feast to Dagon held
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0:32
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: Awake the trumpet's lofty sound!
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1:54
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Ye men of Gaza (Handel: Samson)
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3:51
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: Awake the trumpet's lofty sound (2)
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0:29
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Loud as the thunder's awful voice
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3:06
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Then free from sorrow, free from thrall
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2:34
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: Awake the trumpet's lofty sound (3)
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0:27
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Why by an angel was my birth foretold
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0:52
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Torments alas! are not confin'd
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3:56
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: O change beyond report, thought, or belief!
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0:56
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: O mirror of our fickle state!
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2:44
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Whom have I to complain of but myself
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2:36
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Total eclipse!
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3:28
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Since light so necessary is to life
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1:12
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: Oh first created beam!
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3:34
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Ye see, my friends, how woes enclose me round
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1:59
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Brethren and men of Dan
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0:33
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Oh miserable change! Is this the man
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0:44
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Oh ever failing trust in mortal strength!
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0:15
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: God of our fathers, what is man?
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3:00
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: The good we wish for, often proves our bane
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1:03
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Thy glorious deeds inspir'd my tongue
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4:35
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Justly these evils have befall'n thy son
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1:35
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: My griefs for this forbid mine eye to close
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0:54
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Why does the God of Israel sleep?
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4:34
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: There lies our hope!
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0:21
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: Then shall they know
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2:19
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: For thee, my dearest son
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2:56
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Then long eternity shall greet your bliss
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5:26
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: Then round about the starry throne
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2:09
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Despair not thus!
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1:25
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Just are the ways of God to man
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3:25
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: My evils hopeless are!
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0:46
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air & Chorus: Return, O God of hosts!
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8:38
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: But who is this, that so bedeck'd and gay
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3:15
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: With plaintive notes and am'rous moan
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7:06
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Alas! Th'event was worse than I foresaw
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0:54
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Your charms to ruin led the way
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3:36
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Forgive what's done, nor think of what's past cure
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0:30
 
Samson, HWV 57: Duet & Chorus: My faith and truth, oh Samson, prove
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6:14
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air & Chorus: To fleeting pleasures make your court
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4:53
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Ne'er think of that!
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1:26
 
Samson, HWV 57: Duet & Recit: Traitor to love!
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1:56
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: It is not virtue, valour, wit
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4:12
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Favour'd of Heaven is he
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0:22
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: To man God's universal law
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2:31
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: No words of peace
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1:37
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Honour and arms scorn such a foe
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5:40
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Put on your arms
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0:10
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: My strength is from the living God
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2:53
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: With thee! A man condemn'd
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0:41
 
Samson, HWV 57: Duet: Go, baffled coward, go
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2:16
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Here lie the proof
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0:46
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: Hear, Jacob's God, Jehova, hear!
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3:14
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Dagon, arise! Attend thy sacred feast!
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0:13
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: To song and dance we give the day
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4:04
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus: To song and dance we give the day
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1:57
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus & soloists: Fix'd in his everlasting seat
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3:03
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: More trouble is behind
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1:23
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Presuming slave, to move their wrath
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3:01
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: Reflect then, Samson
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0:50
 
Samson, HWV 57: Chorus of Israelites: With thunder arm'd great God, arise (Handel: Samson)
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2:55
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: Be of good courage
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2:23
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: Thus when the sun from's wat'ry bed
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3:54
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: With might endued
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0:25
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air & Chorus: The Holy One of Israel be thy guide/To fame immortal go
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2:22
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: Old Manoa, with youthful steps
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0:26
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air & Chorus: Great Dagon has subdued our foe
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4:28
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: What noise of joy was that
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0:47
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air: How willing my paternal love
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3:36
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit, Sinfonia & Chorus: Your hopes of his deliv'ry seem not vain
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1:57
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: Noise call you this?
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0:40
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: Where shall I run
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3:49
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air & Chorus: Ye sons of Israel/Weep Israel
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3:20
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: Proceed we hence to find his body
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0:46
 
Samson, HWV 57: Dead March
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3:06
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recit: The body comes
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1:10
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air & Chorus: Glorious hero, may thy grave
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5:12
 
Samson, HWV 57: Recitative: Come come! No time for lamentation now
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1:02
 
Samson, HWV 57: Air & Chorus: Let the bright Seraphim in burning row
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6:25
 

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