L' Elisir d'amore

More info on L' Elisir d'amore

Composer:

Gaetano Donizetti

Librettist:

Felice Romani

Premiere:

12 May 1832, Milan (Teatro Canobbiana)

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

L' Elisir d'amore Synopsis

Libretto:

L' Elisir d'amore Libretto

Translation(s):

English

About the opera L' Elisir d'amore

L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love) is an opera by the Italian composer Gaetano Donizetti. It is a melodramma giocoso in two acts. Felice Romani wrote the Italian libretto, after Eugène Scribe's libretto for Daniel Auber's Le philtre (1831).
L'elisir d'amore is one of the most frequently performed of all Donizetti's operas, and there are a number of recordings. It appears as number 12 on the Operabase list of the most-performed operas worldwide. It contains the popular aria "Una furtiva lagrima," one of the most famous and often-excerpted arias in all of opera.
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Roles in L' Elisir d'amore

Nemorino Tenor
Adina Soprano
Belcore Baritone
Dr Dulcamara Bass
Giannetta Soprano

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All scenes from L' Elisir d'amore

Arias from L' Elisir d'amore
Duets from L' Elisir d'amore

Nr.Title scenePopularityOperaComposerActTypeVoicesLang.Roles
1Overture

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.01

Type: instrumentalVoice: n/aLanguage: Italian

Roles:
2Bel conforto al mietitore

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.02

Type: aria,choirVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Giannetta
3Quanto e bella quanto e cara

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.03

Type: ariaVoice: tenorLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino
4Benedette queste carte

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.04

Type: recitativeVoice: S S TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Giannetta/Nemorino
5Della crudele Isotta

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.05

Type: ariaVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina
6Marziale

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.06

Type: instrumentalVoice: n/aLanguage: Italian

Roles:
7Come Paride vezzoso

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.07-1

Type: ariaVoice: baritoneLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Adina/Nemorino
8Or se m'ami come io t'amo

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.07-2

Type: quartetVoice: Br S T SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Adina/Nemorino/Giannetta
9Intanto o mia ragazza

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.08

Type: recitativeVoice: Br SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Adina
10Una parola o Adina

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.09

Type: recitativeVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles:
11Chiedi all'aura lusinghiera

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.10

Type: duetVoice: S TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Nemorino
12Che vuol dire codesta suonata

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.11

Type: choirVoice: n/aLanguage: Italian

Roles:
13Udite udite oh! rustici

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.12

Type: ariaVoice: bassLanguage: Italian

Roles: Dulcamara
14Ardir ha forse il cielo mandato

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.13

Type: recitativeVoice: T BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Dulcamara
15Voglio dire lo stupendo elisir

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.14-1

Type: recitativeVoice: T BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Dulcamara
16Obbligato obbligato

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.14-2

Type: duetVoice: B TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Dulcamara/Nemorino
17Caro elisir sei mio

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.15

Type: recitativeVoice: tenorLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino
18Lallarallara la la

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.16-1

Type: recitativeVoice: T SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Adina
19Esulti pur la Barbara

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.16-2

Type: duetVoice: S TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Nemorino
20Tran tran inguerra ed amor

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.17

Type: recitativeVoice: S Br TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Belcore/Nemorino
21Signor sargente

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.18

Type: recitativeVoice: S Br TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Giannetta/Belcore/Nemorino
22Adina credimi te ne scongiure

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.19

Type: quartetVoice: T Br S SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Belcore/Adina/Giannetta
23Andiam Belcore

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 1.20

Type: recitativeVoice: S T BrLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Nemorino/Belcore
24Cantiamo cantiam

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.01

Type: Voice: Br S B SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Adina/Dulcamara/Giannetta
25Poiche cantar vi alletta

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.02

Type: recitativeVoice: B Br SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Dulcamara/Belcore/Giannetta
26Io son ricco e tu sei bella

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.03-1

Type: duetVoice: S BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Dulcamara
27La Nina gondoliera e il senator

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.03-2

Type: duet,choirVoice: B SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Dulcamara/Adina
28Silenzio e qua il notario

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.04-1

Type: recitativeVoice: Br B SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Dulcamara/Adina
29Le feste nuziali son piacevoli

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.04-2

Type: recitativeVoice: B TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Dulcamara/Nemorino
30La donna e un animale stravagante

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.05-1

Type: recitativeVoice: Br TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Nemorino
31Ai perigli della guerra

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.05-2

Type: recitativeVoice: T BrLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Belcore
32Venti scudi

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.06-1

Type: duetVoice: T BrLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Belcore
33Qua la mano giovinotto

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.06-2

Type: duetVoice: Br TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Nemorino
34Saria possibile

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.07

Type: recitativeVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Giannetta
35Dell elisir mirabile

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.08

Type: quartetVoice: T S S BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Giannetta/Adina/Dulcamara
36Come sen va contento

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.09

Type: recitativeVoice: S BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Dulcamara
37Quanto amore ed io spietata

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.10

Type: duetVoice: B SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Dulcamara/Adina
38Una tenera occhiatina

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.11

Type: duetVoice: S BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina/Dulcamara
39Una furtiva lagrima

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.12

Type: ariaVoice: tenorLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino
40Eccola oh qual le accresce

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.13

Type: recitativeVoice: T SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Nemorino/Adina
41Prendi per me sei libero

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.14

Type: ariaVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Adina
42Alto fronte

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.15

Type: recitativeVoice: Br SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Belcore/Adina
43Ei corregge ogni difetto

Opera: Elisir d'amore, L'Composer: DonizettiAct: 2.16

Type: aria,choir,finaleVoice: bassLanguage: Italian

Roles: Dulcamara/Adina/Nemorino/Belcore