Operas
Arias

Acis and Galatea

George Frideric Handel

Arias (sheet music for voice and piano):

(Soprano)

As When the DoveLove in her eyes sits playingO ruddier than the cherryWould you gain the tender creature

Acis (Tenor)

Love in Her Eyes Sits PlayingLove Sounds the AlarmWhere Shall I seek the Charming Fair?

Damon (Tenor)

Consider, Fond ShepherdShepherd! What Art Thou Pursuing?Would You Gain the Tender Creature

Galatea (Soprano)

Heart, Thou Seat of Soft DelightHush Ye Pretty Warbling ChoirOh! didst thou know the pains of absent love

Polyphemus (Baritone/Bass)

Cease to Beauty to be SuingO Ruddier Than the Cherry!

Vocal score

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Aria: Love in her eyes sits playing (Act I)Aria: Would you gain the tender creature (Act II)Recitative and Aria: O ruddier than the cherry (Act II)Complete Score11-12. Recitative: I Rage, and Aria: O ruddier than the cherry
To kindred gods teh youth return
Go monster! bid some other guest
Oh! the pleasure of the plains
O ruddier than the cherry
The flocks shall leave the mountains
Galatea dry the tears
Hush ye pretty warbling quire
Where shall I seek the charming fair?
Love in her eyes sits playing
Love sounds th'alarm
As when the doev
Wretched lovers