Forces: soprano & continuo
The first version of this cantata, dated 10 March 1701 in Scarlatti’s ‘Cantata Diary’. ‘Tormented by my thoughts, consumed with desire, lost is hope, and without hope what point is there in life?’ The torments of Jealousy in love. RARA format.
Source: Münster Santini Sammlung HS 864(7)
Range: d – g’
Editor: James Sanderson