Besides the lyric of the song Ombra mai fu in english, you will also find Ombra mai fu translated into Portuguese, French, German or … Ombra mai fu Download MP3 (5.65 Mo) : interpretation (by Glen Hoban) 1017x ⬇ 4692x My performance of this transcription of Haendels celebrated Largo, Ombra mai fu. The aria is sung by the main character, Xerxes I of Persia. Sung by the character Xerxes I of Persia, the vocal part is composed for a countertenor.Perhaps the most striking element of this aria is the vocal range used, as it the high register for the countertenor creates an angelic atmosphere. Tender and beautiful fronds of my beloved plane tree, let Fate smile upon you. Complete your G.F. Haendel* - Andreas Scholl, Akademie Für Alte Musik Berlin collection. Never was a shade of any plant Ombra mai fu Letra: Frondi tenere e belle, del mio platano amato, per voi risplenda il fato. Commonly known as Handel’s ‘Largo of Love’, Ombra mai fù is the opening aria in the 1738 opera Serse. 1.1.1 Aria: Ombra mai fu (Act I) 1.1.1.1 For 4 Accordions and Bass Accordion (De Bra) 1.1.1.2 For Organ; 1.2 Naxos; 1.3 Accompaniments; 1.4 Synthesized/MIDI. Title: pn-vcl_xerxes--largo_f-dur Author: Clueless Created Date: 1/13/2012 4:30:45 PM What does Ombra mai fu mean in english? Serse (HWV 40), Act 1, Scene I: No 1b Aria - "Ombra Mai Fu" G Ott - male alto S Geary - piano It is known by many people as "Ombra mai fu" because those words are the first words of the aria. Ombra mai fu and many other song lyrics of Andrea Bocelli translated into english can be found in Translate Lyrics! The original tempo is larghetto (a little slow and solemn). He is admiring the shade of a tree. May thunder, lightning, and storms never disturb your dear peace, nor may you by blowing winds be profaned. An Opera, title page of the libretto, London 1738. Xerxes. The title is Italian and means "Never was a shade". Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about G.F. Haendel* - Andreas Scholl, Akademie Für Alte Musik Berlin - Ombra Mai Fu at Discogs. George Frideric Handel: Ombra mai fù Context. Composition history. Ombra mai fu Di vegetabile, Cara ed amabile, Soave più Ombra mai fu Di vegetabile, Cara ed amabile, Soave più Cara ed amabile Ombra mai fu Di vegetabile Cara ed amabile Soave più, soave piú Ooh De vegetabile Cara ed amabile Soave più, soave più Watch: New Singing Lesson Videos Can Make Anyone A … Translation into English by Robert Glaubitz (added 1999-08-22) Ombra mai fu, Serse's aria from Serse Frondi tenere e belle Tender and beautiful fronds Del mio Platano amato, of my beloved plane tree, Per voi risplenda il Fato Let Fate smile upon you . 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