Quittez, Nymphes

From Platée, RCT 53, version de Paris, 1749, Premier Acte, Scène V

Composer
Jean-Philippe Rameau
Key
G major
Meter
2 → 3
Tempo
Vif → Lent → Vivement

French text

Platée

Quittez, nymphes, quittez vos demeures profondes ;
Un torrent des célestes ondes
Est prêt d’inonder ces climats.
Et vous, Junon, pleurez, arrosez mes états.

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Instrumentation

  • Platée
  • Hautbois 1 + Violons 1
  • Hautbois 2 + Violons 2
  • Parties
  • Basses (instrumental) + Basse continue

Resources

  • Full score: Rameau Opera Omnia, series IV, volume 10, p. 98
  • Scores at IMSLP ›

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