14. Come la rondinella

From Cor fedele, in vano speri, HWV 96, Seconda Parte

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
F major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Presto

Italian text

Fileno

Come la rondinella dall’Egitto,
benché offesa, ritorna al nido antico,
così questo mio cor, benché trafitto,
torna di Clori bella al seno amico.

Instrumentation

  • Arciliuto
  • Violino
  • Fileno (Alto)
  • Violoncello
  • Cembalo

Notes

Footnote in HHA: “The harpsichord part is a transcription of the original lute part. The harpsichord may be used if no lute is available.”

Resources

Contributor

Emma Clarkson

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