Three arias which alternate noble and tragic moods around the drama of King Solomon's judgement.
The first two of the four duets are rich in harmony, and virtuoso counterpoint.
The second pair of duets have sections varying in both pace and texture; they are diificult but sati...
Uses a thundercloud metaphor for the pains of love, but is lyrical rather than stormy.
The lover is at a loss how to woo his love
A rich texture with three voices, which need some agility to sing the written out ornamentation of t...
An exhortation to change your ways, rather than fall into love's trap.