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Son nata a lagrimar

Opera details:

Opera title:

Giulio Cesare

Composer:

Georg Handel

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

Giulio Cesare Synopsis

Libretto:

Giulio Cesare Libretto

Translation(s):

English

Duet details:

Type:

duet

Role(s):

Cornelia / Sesto

Voice(s):

Contralto / Soprano

Act:

1.20

Previous scene: Tu sei il cor di questo core
Next scene: Eseguisti o Nireno

S. Prina A. Coote "Son nata a lagrimar" Giulio Cesare Handel

Singer(s): Alice Coote Sonia Prina

Sonia Prina as Cornelia and Alice Coote as Sesto sing the duetto "Son nata a lagrimar / Son nato a sospirar" in act I of opera Giulio Cesare in Egitto from Handel.
Les Talens Lyriques Christophe Rousset.
Paris, Théâtre des Champs Elysées, October 2006.

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Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

Duetto
Cornelia e Sesto

Son nata/o a lagrimar/sospirar, e il dolce mio conforto,
ah, sempre piangerò.
Se il fato ci tradì,
sereno e lieto dì
mai più sperar potrò.

English Libretto or Translation:

Duet
Cornelia and Sesto
I was born / or lagrimar / sigh, and my sweet comfort,
ah, I will always cry.
If fate betrayed us,
serene and happy
I can never hope again.



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