Gia l'ebro mio ciglio

Opera details:

Opera title:

Orlando

Composer:

Georg Handel

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

Orlando Synopsis

Libretto:

Orlando Libretto

Translation(s):

English

Aria details:

Type:

aria

Role(s):

Orlando

Voice(s):

Mezzo-Soprano or CounterTenor

Act:

3.14b

Previous scene: Gia per la man d'Orlando
Next scene: Ecco il tempo prefisso

Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

Arioso: Orlando
GiĆ  l'ebro mio ciglio quel dolce liquore invita a posar.
Tu, perfido Amore, volando o scherzando non farmi destar.

English Libretto or Translation:

Arioso: Orlando
Drugged by this sweet liquid, sleep comes upon me.
You, faithless love, spinning and mocking, will no longer
disturb me.