Aquilons trop audacieux

From Platée, RCT 53, version de Paris, 1749, Deuxième Acte, Scène II

Composer
Jean-Philippe Rameau
Key
A major
Meter
2 → 3 → 4/4

French text

Jupiter

Aquilons trop audacieux,
Craignez ma colère ;
Fuyez de ces lieux.
[Pour voir de près la beauté qui m’est chère,
Pour lui rendre un hommage aussi vif que sincère,
Je quitte le séjour des cieux.]^1
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^1 These lines appear only in the 1749 libretto.

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Instrumentation

  • Jupiter
  • Basse continue

Resources

  • Full score: Rameau Opera Omnia, series IV, volume 10, p. 128
  • Scores at IMSLP ›

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