1. Tra le fiamme

From Tra le fiamme, HWV 170

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Meter
3/8

Italian text

Tra le fiamme tu scherzi per gioco, o mio core, per farti felice, e t’inganna una vaga beltà.
Cadon mille farfalle nel foco, e si trova una sola fenice, che risorge, se a morte sen va.

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Instrumentation

  • Flauto dolce I
  • Flauto dolce II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola da gamba
  • Soprano
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Cembalo

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Emma Clarkson

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