from Act II of the Italian opera Tosca
by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto: Giuseppe Giacosa
Role: Floria Tosca
, a famous singer
Voice Part: soprano Fach: spinto soprano
Setting: Scarpia's study
Synopsis: In the midst of an uncomfortable conversation with Scarpia about the fate of Tosca's lover, Tosca sings of the two great driving forces in her life: love and music.