136. Le Ciel m’avait flaté de la vaine espérance

From Céphale et Procris, IEJ 1, Acte II, Scène II

Composer
Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre
Key
a minor
Meter
2/2
Length
32 measures

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About the text

  • Author: Joseph-François Duché de Vancy

Instrumentation

  • Procris (Soprano)
  • Céphale (Ténor)
  • Basse continue

Notes

“Jacquet de La Guerre’s original score was most likely written in five parts, after the tradition established by Lully. As only Ballard’s partition reduite survives, however, only the upper two instrumental parts and the basse continue are extant.” IMSLP

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