11. Scherzano sul tuo volto

From Rinaldo, HWV 7b, Atto I, Scena VI

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
G major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Allegro
Structure
Da capo
Length
45 measures

Italian text

Almirena

Scherzano sul tuo volto
Le grazie vezzosette
A mille, a mille.
 

Rinaldo

Ridono sul tuo labbro
I pargoletti Amori
A mille, a mille.
 

Almirena; Rinaldo

Nel bel fuoco di quel guardo
Amor giunge al forte dardo
Care faville.

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About the text

  • Author: Aaron Hill & Giacomo Rossi

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Almirena (Soprano)
  • Rinaldo (Mezzo-soprano)
  • Bassi: (Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Fagotto + Cembalo)

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