Death is Now a Welcome Guest

from Assassin's Creed: Syndicate by Austin Wintory



Soprano soloist: Holly Sedillos

The lyrics are adapted from Henry Purcell's opera DIDO & AENEAS, libretto by Nahum Tate. Purcell's actual music was not used, or even (intentionally) referenced. Simply the libretto itself.


"Darkness shades me. In they arms, let me rest, Death is now a welcome guest."

- adapted from Act III, No. 36, recitative "Thy Hand Belinda"


from Assassin's Creed: Syndicate, released October 23, 2015


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