By Burton D. Fisher
A entire new OPERA learn consultant AND LIBRETTO of Verdi’s A MASKED BALL (UN BALLO IN MASCHERA), that includes important Characters within the Opera; short tale Synopsis; tale Narrative with song spotlight Examples; a newly translated LIBRETTO with Italian and English translation side-by-side, with song spotlight Examples; and Burton D. Fisher's intensive and insightful statement and research.
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Gustavus: (to Mme. Arvidson) Your witchcraft didn’t tell you who I was, or that you were to be banished. Mlle. Arvidson: Me? Mlle. Arvidson: Me? Gustavo: T’acqueta e prendi. Gustavus: (throwing her a purse) Calm yourself and take this money. Mlle. Arvidson: Magnanimo tu se, ma v’ha fra loro un traditor: più d’uno forse. Mlle. Arvidson: You are a generous man, but there is a traitor among your men, perhaps more than one. ) Gustavo: Non più. Gustavus: No more. Coro: Viva Gustavo! Chorus: Long live Gustavus!
Al sol pensarci l’anima abbrividendo va. Oscar: Ah! Must this be his cruel fate: that he will be murdered? My soul begins to shudder at the very thought. Gustavo: Finisici il vaticinio. Di’ chi fia dunque l’uccisor? Gustavus: Finish your prophecy. Who will my murderer be? Mlle. Arvidson: Chi primo tua man quest’oggi stringerà. Mlle. Arvidson: The next man who shakes your hand. Gustavo: Bennissimo! Gustavus: Very well! Gustavus offers his hand to bystanders, but no one dares touch it. Qual è di voi che provi l’oracolo bugiardo?
Anckarström: Alla vita che t’arride di speranze e gaudio piena, d’altre mille e mille vite il destino s’incatena! Anckarström: Your life is promising, full of joy and hope. and the destiny of thousands upon thousands of your subjects is tied to you! Te perduto, ov’è la patria, col suo splendido avvenir? If you are lost, what will become of our country and its brilliant future? E sarà dovunque sempre chiuso il varco alle ferite, perchè scudo del tuo petto è del popolo l’affetto? You believe that no harm will come to you.
A Masked Ball (Opera Classics Library) by Burton D. Fisher