Scenda amor scenda Imeneo

Opera details:

Opera title:

Idomeneo

Composer:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

Idomeneo Synopsis

Libretto:

Idomeneo Libretto

Translation(s):

English Deutsch

Scene details:

Type:

Not entered yet.

Role(s):

The People

Voice(s):

n/a

Act:

3.20

Previous scene: Torna la pace al core
Next scene: Ballet 3

Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

Segue l'incoronazione d'Idamante, che s'eseguisce in Pantomima, ed il coro, che si canta durante l'incoronazione, ed il ballo.

No. 31 - Coro

CORO
Scenda Amor, scenda Imeneo,
E Giunone ai regi sposi,
D'alma pace omai li posi
La Dea pronuba nel sen.

English Libretto or Translation:

There follows the coronation of Idamante, which is performed in mime,. and the chorus is sung during the coronation and the dancing.

No. 31 - Chorus
CHORUS
Descend, Love and Hymen,
descend, June, to the royal pair;
benign goddess, now instil
the peace of your spirit in their breasts.