A lui vivo la tomba

Opera details:

Opera title:

Aida

Composer:

Giuseppe Verdi

Language:

Italian

Synopsis:

Aida Synopsis

Libretto:

Aida Libretto

Translation(s):

English Deutsch

Recitative details:

Type:

recitative

Role(s):

Amneris / Ramfis

Voice(s):

Mezzo-Soprano / Bass

Act:

4.10a

Previous scene: Radames Radames Radames!
Next scene: Sacerdoti compiste un delitto

Marilyn Horne - Judgement Scene 'A lui vivo, la tomba!' 2/2

Singer: Marilyn Horne

Marilyn Horne as Amneris from Verdi's Aida in the famous Judgement Scene. Part 2 of 2.Conductor James Levine, Met, 1976

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Libretto/Lyrics/Text/Testo:

AMNERIS
A lui vivo la tomba... Oh, gl'infami!
N'e di sangue son paghi giammai...
E si chiaman ministri del ciel!

RAMFIS, SACERDOTI
Traditor! Traditor! Traditor!

English Libretto or Translation:

AMNERIS
Alive in the tomb… Oh, the criminals!
They are never sated with blood…
and they call themselves ministers of heaven!

RAMFIS, PRIESTS
Traitor! Traitor! Traitor!