from Act I of the English opera Dido and Aeneas
by Henry Purcell
Libretto: Nahum Tate
, Queen of Carthage
Voice Part: soprano|mezzo-soprano Fach: lyric mezzo|lyric soprano
Setting: Dido's palace, Ancient Carthage
Synopsis: Dido tells Belinda that she is tormented by something that she will not tell her.