George Frideric Handel, "Vieni o cara in petto torni" [aria]

Scope and Content

This aria, by G. F. Handel, was performed in a 1716 London revival of A. Scarlatti's "Pirro e Demetrio" (identification by Winton Dean and by Anthony Hicks). It is not in the Cullen imprint (GB-Lbl I. 355) nor the Walsh (GB-Lbl Hirsch ii.841).

Key: F

Tempo: 3/8

Medium: A, 2 vn + 2 fl, va, bc