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from Act I of the Italian opera Ascanio in Alba by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto: Abbate Giuseppe Parini

Role: Ascanio, the grandson of Venus and Aeneas
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: male soprano|dramatic coloratura
Setting: an altar in the countryside
Synopsis: Although he has never met her, Ascanio longs to meet his promised bride.
Range: Tessitura:
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Libretto entered by Ugo Berardi (added 1999-12-07)
Cara, lontano ancora, Ascanio's aria from Ascanio in Alba

Cara, lontano ancora,
la tua virtù mi accende:
al tuo bel nome allore
appresi a sospirar.
Invan ti celi, o cara,
quella virtù sì rara
nella modestia istessa
più luminosa appar.
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