Leonardo Leo, "Deh lascia un tal desio" [aria]

Scope and Content

"L'Arianna, e Teseo / Ddel Sigr: Leonardo Leo / Deh lascia un tal desio". Leonardo Leo's "Arianna e Teseo", with a text by P. Pariati, was first performed at the Teatro San Bartolomeo in Naples on 26 November 1721, and revived at Naples Pace during the carnival of 1729.

Key: A

Tempo: C; 3/8

Medium: S, bc