Porpora: Se la rosa fresca, e bella

Cantata à voce sola di soprano
Forces: soprano & continuo

Source: BL Add MS 14210 ff142v - 149r

A lovely cantata with a somewhat 'early' feeling to it. The recitative structure is as complicated as ever, but the arias are a little simpler than the later works. The story revolves around the attraction of bees to roses, in this case the rose is Irene and the bee is her erstwhile lover.
Range: e - f#'

Editor: James Sanderson

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