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ENZO No, put aside your fears.

Amilcare Ponchielli – La Gioconda (Libretto)

And elude The swift suspicion, And laugh and watch And sing and spy. Meanwhile Gioconda and Cieca appear at the door of the church. Confess that you lied! ALL All hail to the winner Of the green pennant! And never My hearing fails. The shackles tear into her. Still you cannot leave me Giocodna a pious offering.

AIvise enters giocondda great excitement. Soon I shall leave This miserable hole. Here in the darkness I wait With a beating heart. When He comes here tonight, I shall not see Their infinite embrace. You alone tempt me. Here I’ll stay to finish my task. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. And to go down into the darkness Of a desolate grave! I adore you, bewitching creature. Pointing to the adjoining rooms There, let the gay party Keep on its whirling dances.


A distraught Enzo flings off his disguise and is promptly seized by Alvise’s men. Already I palpitate And quake under love’s beam!

Ponchielli: La Gioconda (Libretto – english)

The ethereal curtain Shimmers like a holy altar. First performed inLa Gioconda was a major success for Ponchielli, as well as the most successful new Italian opera between Verdi’s Aida and Otello He is about to stab her when Laura’s voice is heard and Gioconda’s part in reuniting the lovers becomes clear.

It’s a good one for us. Barnaba knows that Gioconda is also infatuated with Enzo and he sees an opportunity to improve his chances with her by assisting Enzo with his plan of elopement. You are dead, you are dead, My sweet and faithful angel!

It’s she who saved my life. In the background the lagoon. We shall soon see the moon sinking God cannot grant your wish! La Gioconda has been following Laura with the intention of exacting revenge from her rival. The trumpets are now Oibretto the start of the regatta.

Yesterday I almost caught you. The gondoliers’ voices are heard in the distance telling that there are corpses floating in the city.


La Gioconda (Libretto)

In songs we make our livelihood and To all who ask I sing gay melodies, And to God she chants Giocodna holy prayers. And now, the dance begins. You want to flee, happy rival?

Which of us has the greater love? ENZO You lie, o cruel one! Its final note Fades away in the sky. There’s no more safety, no escape!

When Enzo is brought in, he is initially furious when Gioconda reveals that she has had Laura’s body brought from its tomb. There, nobleman of Venice, Be gracious host to your guests.

Mark Are joyfully pealing.

O cry of my soul, bursting from a full heart! Feel and know, mother, my sorrow! ENZO Very well… infamous creature… die! Sometime in your memories Give a thought to Gioconda. The dancers of the evening are represented by Elephanchine and her bubble-blowing elephant troupe.