George Frideric Handel, ["Ah non posso nel mio core"] [aria]

Scope and Content

From Handel's "Flavio", first performed at the King's Theatre, London, 14 May 1723.

"Aria della Sigra. Robinson nell'opera di Flavio 1723"

Original pagination, in ink, pp. 7- 9. In this copy, the text commences with,"Benchè povera donzella" - same musical opening as that given in Walter Eisen and Margret Eisen, Händel-Handbuch (Leipzig, 1978, 1984-6).

Key: e

Tempo: 3/8

Medium: A, vn, bc