Scherza infida

Opera details:

Opera title:

Ariodante

Composer:

Georg Handel

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

Ariodante Synopsis

Libretto:

Ariodante Libretto

Translation(s):

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Aria details:

Type:

aria

Role(s):

Ariodante

Voice(s):

Mezzo-Soprano or Tenor

Act:

2

Previous scene: Orrida a gl'occhi miei
Next scene: Il mio crudel martoro

G.F. Händel - "Scherza, infida" - Philippe Jaroussky - countertenor

Singer: Philippe Jaroussky

8 January 1735 "Ariodante" was performed in Haymarket Theatre in London. Carestini sang the title role, and was rewarded with a succession of glorious arias. The "battle" between Carestini and Farinelli had started.

Philippe Jaroussky - countertenor
Le Concert d'Astrée
Emmanuelle Haïm - conductor
Virgin Classics "Carestini" The story of a castrato.
EMI Records
Photo's taken by Hendrik Kerstens

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Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

E vivo ancora?
E senza il ferro,
oh! Dei! che farò?
Che mi dite, o affanni miei?

Scherza infida in grembo al drudo,
io tradito a morte in braccio
per tua colpa ora men vo.

Mà  a spezzar l'indegno laccio,
ombra mesta e spirto ignudo,
per tua pena io tornerò.

English Libretto or Translation:

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