Forces: alto, strings & continuo
Sources: BL Add 31618 f20v – f38 and MS 22.g.9.8
The subject matter is Arcadian and concerns the unrequited love of a young man for Lidia.
A string prelude ‘Alla francese’ with two recit and aria pairs. The arias are particularly beautiful.
Range: b’ – f#”
Editor: James Sanderson