Accompanied by the French lutenist Thomas Dunford and his Jupiter ensemble, the Franco-Italian mezzo-soprano Lea Desandre and the British countertenor Iestyn Davies sing “To thee, thou glorious son of worth”, Theodora and Didymus’ duet from George Frideric Händel‘s Theodora (HWV 68), a dramatic oratorio in three acts.

Accompanied by the Jupiter ensemble, Lea Desandre and Iestyn Davies sing Händel: To thee, thou glorious son of worth [from Theodora, HWV 68]

To thee, thou glorious son of worth lyrics [text]

To thee, thou glorious son of worth,
Be life and safety giv’n.

To thee, whose virtues suit thy birth,
Be every blessing giv’n.

I hope again to meet on earth,
But sure shall meet in Heav’n


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