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The flocks shall leave the mountains

Opera details:

Opera title:

Acis and Galatea

Composer:

Georg Handel

Language:

English

Synopsis:

Acis and Galatea Synopsis

Libretto:

Acis and Galatea Libretto

Translation(s):

Deutsch

Trio details:

Type:

trio

Role(s):

Acis / Galatea / Polyphemus

Voice(s):

Tenor / Soprano / Bass

Act:

1

Previous scene: O ruddier than the cherry
Next scene: Galatea dry the tears

Acis and Galatea, HWV 49: "The flocks shall leave the mountains"

Singer: Christopher Purves

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Acis and Galatea, HWV 49: "The flocks shall leave the mountains" Ana-Maria Rincon Laurence Cummings Lisa Beznosiuk Christopher Purves Steven Devine

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? 2012 Barn Cottage Records

Released on: 2012-05-01

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Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

23 - Trio

GALATEA, ACIS
The flocks shall leave the mountains,
The woods the turtle dove,
The nymphs forsake the fountains,
Ere I forsake my love!

POLYPHEMUS
Torture! fury! rage! despair!
I cannot, cannot bear!

GALATEA, ACIS
Not show'rs to larks so pleasing,
Nor sunshine to the bee,
Not sleep to toil so easing,
As these dear smiles to me.

POLYPHEMUS
Fly swift, thou massy ruin, fly!
Die, presumptuous Acis, die!

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