Forces: alto & continuo
Source: BL Add MS 14213 ff 103v – 110r
Bononcini’s setting of a very popular cantata text. A boy unhappy with his Clori again. She is a minx! Two very different arias with a lovely sobbing line in the first sospira à miei sospiri and a matter-of-fact final andante – pensa ch’un nouvo amante non ti sarà costante!
Range: c – d’
Editor: James Sanderson