Ah! cessate quel contento

Opera details:

Opera title:

Lucia di Lammermoor

Composer:

Gaetano Donizetti

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

Lucia di Lammermoor Synopsis

Libretto:

Lucia di Lammermoor Libretto

Translation(s):

English Deutsch

Aria details:

Type:

aria,choir

Role(s):

Raimondo Bidebent

Voice(s):

Bass

Act:

3.04a

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Carlo COLOMBARA sings "Ah! Deh, cessate quel contento" from Lucia di Lammermoor

Singer: Carlo Colombara

Carlo COLOMBARA sings Raimondo from Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor "Ah!... Deh, cessate quel contento... Dalle stanze ove Lucia"

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Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:


SCENA III
Raimondo, e detti

RAIMONDO
Cessi ... ah cessi quel contento ...

CORO
Sei coperto di pallore! ...
Ciel! che rechi?

RAIMONDO
Un fiero evento!

CORO
Tu ne agghiacci di terrore!

English Libretto or Translation:

RAIMONDO
(out of breath, advancing with uncertain steps)
Ah!...
Stay, cease your revels!

CHORUS
You are pale as death!

RAIMONDO
For pity's sake, cease!

CHORUS
Oh, heaven! What has happened?

RAIMONDO
A tragic event!

CHORUS
You freeze us with terror!

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