Xerxes from Xerxes

Role details:

Composer:

Georg Handel

Opera:

Xerxes

Role Name:

Xerxes

Other names:

Serse

Explanation:

King Xerxes

Voice:

Mezzo-Soprano

Fach:

Lyric Tenor

Scenes with Xerxes in Xerxes

1O hark!

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.04-1

Type: recitativeVoice: S S MzLanguage: English

Roles: Romilda/Arsamenes/Xerxes
2Arsamenes! 1

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.04-2

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz SLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Arsamenes
3Her singing has set my heart aflame

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.05-1

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz SLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Arsamenes
4I will declare my passion

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.05-2

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
5Quickly my lord

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.08-1

Type: recitativeVoice: B S Mz SLanguage: English

Roles: Elviro/Arsamenes/Xerxes/Romilda
6Adorable Romilda

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.09-1

Type: recitativeVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
7Who has taught you disdain me

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.09-2

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
8Glorious Xerxes

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.13-1

Type: recitativeVoice: cA Mz BLanguage: English

Roles: Amastris/Xerxes/Ariodatis
9This splendid victory

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.14-1

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz cALanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Amastris
10When I see her

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 1.14-2

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
11He must suffer bitter torment

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.06

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
12May I know of you Madam

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.07

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz SLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Atalanta
13Poor deluded Romilda

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.09

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz SLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Romilda
14If you'd worship the man

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.10

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
15In this wonderful creation

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.16

Type: Voice: Mz BLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Ariodatis
16Arsamenes where are you going

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.18

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz SLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Arsamenes
17The heart which love has captured

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.21

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
18A jealous friend has snared me

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.24

Type: duetVoice: Mz cALanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Amastris
19Ruthless fortune

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.25

Type: Voice: Mz cALanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Amastris
20Say will you have me

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 2.27

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz S cALanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Romilda/Amastris
21Clasp your hand to my heart

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 3.04

Type: recitativeVoice: S B S MzLanguage: English

Roles: Romilda/Elviro/Arsamenes/Xerxes
22I go in certain hope

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 3.05

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
23As we previously told you

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 3.08

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz BLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Ariodatis
24I shall fear him no longer

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 3.10

Type: recitativeVoice: S Mz cALanguage: English

Roles: Romilda/Xerxes/Amastris
25I'll delay it no longer

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 3.14

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz BLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Ariodatis
26Rise ye furies from baleful abysses

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 3.15

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes
27Criminals you have betrayed me

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct: 3.16

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz B S S cA BLanguage: English

Roles: Xerxes/Ariodatis/Arsamenes/Romilda/Amastris/Elviro