An aria remarkable for the freedom and lyricism of the violin obbligato.
A witty take on the well-known legend
This is a kind of secular anthem, with solo and concerted voices
Fine dramatic writing including a graphic storm recitative and aria.
Uses a thundercloud metaphor for the pains of love, but is lyrical rather than stormy.
Latin motet for the bass voice with lively violin support.
Septimnius and Acme is a pastoral, lyrical and optimistic, Go Perjur'd Man is by contrast, bitter in...