from Act I of the Italian opera La Rondine
by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto: Giuseppe Adami
, a demimondaine (a woman supported by a wealthy man), Rambaldo's mistress
Voice Part: soprano Fach: lyric soprano
Setting: Magda's house in Paris
Synopsis: Magda sings the story of a woman named Doretta and what she dreamed about.