Forces: soprano & continuo
Like a butterfly attracted to the light, the lover is attracted to another and burns his wings. Looking to Cupid for help brings no rescue!
A beautiful cantata in ARA form.
Sources: GB-Lbl Add MS 14215 ff 13r – 16v & D MÜs: SANT Hs 3313 (Nr. 4)
Range: d – g’
Editor: James Sanderson