Forces: soprano, flute & continuo
The eternal ‘if’ cantata. ‘If my heart was able to enjoy sweet peace…’ A really beautiful opening Affettuoso/Amoroso aria, quick, to the point recitative and a snappy little Andante to finish. This is a really enjoyable piece!
Source: Biblioteca del Conservatorio di musica S. Pietro a Majella – Napoli: 33.5.24 (24)
Editor: James Sanderson