2. Un amant tel que moi

From Aquilon et Orithie, RCT 23

Composer
Jean-Philippe Rameau
Key
G major
Meter
3/4
Tempo
Un peu gai

French text

Un amant tel que moi doit-il prouver sa flamme
Par les désirs les plus discrets ?
Et de quoi m’ont servi mille soupirs secrets
Mille vœux trop soumis qu’avait formés mon âme ?

Instrumentation

  • Violons (playable on flûtes allemandes)
  • Le Narrateur (Basse-taille)
  • Basse continue

Notes

“ The number of instrumentalists per part is left to the discretion of the performers ” (Bärenreiter)

Resources

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