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from Act II of the Italian opera Agrippina by George Frideric Handel
Libretto: Cardinal Vincenzo Grimani

Role: Agrippina, the wife of Emperor Claudio, mother of Nerone
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: lyric coloratura
Setting: Rome, 1st century AD
Synopsis: After she convinces Emperor Claudio to announce that her son Nerone will be the next emperor, Agrippina delights in the success of her goals.
Range: Tessitura:
D4 - G5D4 - E5
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Robert Glaubitz (added 1999-11-16)
Ogni vento ch'al porto lo spinga, Agrippina's aria from Agrippina

Ogni vento ch'al porto lo spinga,
ben che fiero minacci tempeste,
l'ampie vele gli spande il nocchier.

Regni il figlio, mia sola lusinga,
sian le stelle in aspetto funeste,
senza pena le guarda il pensier.
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