from Act I, Scene I of the Italian opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia
by Gioacchino Rossini
Libretto: Cesare Sterbini
Role: Count Almaviva
, a young Spanish nobleman
Voice Part: tenor Fach: tenor leggiero
Setting: Ouside Dr. Bartolo's house at daybreak
Synopsis: Count Almaviva has fallen in love with Rosina. He stands outside of her house and serenades her.