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From Giulio Cesare, HWV 17, Act I
Voice / Vocal Fach Soprano/ Mezzo/ Alto/ Contralto
Original key Eb Major
Language Italian
Composer Giacomo Puccini 1858 – 1924
Poet Charles Jennens 1678 – 1729
Range Cara speme, questo core

Cara speme, questo core, a setting by Nicola Francesco Haym, was composed by George Frideric Handel in 1723 (Eb Major) and premiered the same year. This aria is part of Act I of his opera, Giulio Cesare.

In 1723, year where Guilio Cesare was first premiered, Handel, aged 43 is an extremely famous composer in England. Born in Halle (today situated in Germany), he had spent, in his mid-twenties, several years in Italy, learning how to master Italian opera. He chose to settle in London around 1711 and since then, composed Italian operas for the English public, in great number: In 1723, year where Rosalinda was premiered, Handel also premiered no less than Flavio, Re de’ Longobardi and Ottone, Re di Germania!

Act I opens on Cesare victorious after defeating Pompeo. Pompeo’s wife, Cornelia begs Cesare to leave her husband alive and he accepts on the condition Pompeo must see him in person. But soon after Achilla sends Cesare Pompeo’s head, a present from Tolomeo, co-ruler of Egypt with his sister, Cleopatra. Cornelia is desperate and Curio, Cesare’s assistant, secretly in love with her, offers to avenge her dead husband. She rejects his proposition but her son Sesto, swears to avenge his father in his aria: Cara speme, questo core.

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