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Si, ma d'un altro amore - No. 13, Cavatina
from Act I of the Italian opera Ascanio in Alba by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto: Abbate Giuseppe Parini

Role: Silvia, a nymph who is the descendant of Hercules
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: lyric coloratura
Setting: an altar in the countryside
Synopsis: Silvia is depressed because she has been told that she will marry someone other than her love. She despairs because she cannot control the love that has gripped her.
Range: Tessitura:
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Translation into English by Ugo Berardi (added 1999-11-04)
Sì, che d'un altro amore, Silvo's aria from Ascanio in Alba

Sì, che d'un altro amore    	Yes, because of another love
sento la fiamma in petto      	I feel a flame in my heart.
e l'innocente affetto       	An innocent affection
solo a regnar non è.        	is not alone to reign.

Translation by Ugo Berardi (
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