Forces: Soprano & continuo
Fille is at it again, withholding her love from an ardent suitor who is, rather pathetically, happy to endure the pain of her keeping her heart to herself. RARA format with some lovely word-painting.
The source is Münster Santini Sammlung HS 3977 which contains cantatas by Alessandro Scarlatti, Francesco Mancini, Giovanni Bononcini, Carlo Cesarini and Filippo Colinelli as well as this single piece by Gasparini.
Editor: James Sanderson