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Porgi amor qualche ristoro

Opera details:

Opera title:

Le Nozze di Figaro

Composer:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

Le Nozze di Figaro Synopsis

Libretto:

Le Nozze di Figaro Libretto

Translation(s):

English

Aria details:

Type:

aria

Role(s):

Rosina

Voice(s):

Soprano

Act:

2.01

Previous scene: Non piu andrai
Next scene: Vieni cara Susanna

Nellie Melba 1904 Mozart The Marriage of Figaro "Porgi, amor"

Singer: Nellie Melba

Nellie Melba 1904 Mozart The Marriage of Figaro "Porgi, amor"

Nellie Melba's first original recordings London March 1904.

Dame Nellie Melba.
Melba, the last of the 19th century tradition of bel canto sopranos.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
"Porgi, amor"
from The Marriage of Figaro
London March 1904
Words by Lorenzo Da Ponte (1749-1838)
Dame Nellie Melba GBE, Soprano
(1861-1931)

Ms. Helen Porter Mitchell

an operbathosa video


Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro - No. 10, Cavatina
from Act II of the Italian opera,
Le Nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto : Lorenzo da Ponte

Role : The Countess Almaviva, wife of the Count Almaviva
Voice Part : soprano
Fach : lyric soprano
Setting : The Countess's bedroom
Range : D4 to G#/Ab5.
Tessitura : G4 to G5
Synopsis : The Countess laments that the Count has lost his love for her.

Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro,
O Love, give me some remedy
Al mio duolo, a'miei sospir!
For my sorrow, for my sighs!
O mi rendi il mio tesoro,
Either give me back my darling
O mi lascia almen morir.
Or at least let me die.

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Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

LA CONTESSA
Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro
al mio duolo, a' miei sospir.
O mi rendi il mio tesoro,
o mi lascia almen morir.

English Libretto or Translation:

COUNTESS
O love, bring some relief
To my sorrow, to my sighs;
O give me back my loved one
Or in mercy let me die.

Sheetmusic in our database with this aria

G. Schirmer Opera Anthology: Arias for SopranoG. Schirmer Opera Anthology: Diction Coach Arias for SopranoOperatic Anthology: SopranoCantolopera: Arias for Soprano Volume 1Mozart Opera Arias: Soprano

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