from Act I of the Italian opera La Traviata
by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave
Role: Alfredo Germont
, a young man in love with Violetta
Voice Part: tenor Fach: lyric tenor
Setting: A late-night party at the house of Violetta Valery
Synopsis: Alfredo is convinced by Gastone and Violetta to show off his voice. He sings (as this title suggests) a drinking song.