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From Die Zauberflöte, K. 620, Act II, scene 3
Voice / Vocal Fach Soprano/ Soprano Coloratura
Original key F Major
Language German
Composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756 – 1791
Poet Emanuel Schikaneder 1751 – 1812
Range Der Hölle Rache

Der Hölle Rache, a setting by Emanuel Schikaneder, was composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in 1791 (C Major) and premiered the same year. This aria is part of Act II of the opera, die Zauberflöte.

Mozart wrote die Zauberflöte in 1791, aged 36, at the peak of his creativity. Sadly enough, this would be his last one, as he died a few months later. This singspiel opera (sang and spoken German) is the successful outcome of his collaboration with Emanuel Schikaneder’s theatrical troupe, resident company at the Theater auf der Wieden.

Act I opens on Tamino, a handsome prince, pursued by a dragon. As he faints, three ladies kill the monster. They find him very attractive so they try to convince the other two to leave them alone with him. They do not manage to agree and leave all together.
As Tamino wakes up, Papageno enters and Tamino is led to believe he saved his life by killing the beast. He accepts Tamino’s praise much to the dismay of the three ladies who suddenly reappear. They bring Tamino gifts and a portrait of Pamina, the Queen of the Night’s daughter, captured by Sarastro. Tamino falls in love with her and promises to rescue her. The Queen of the Night appears and tells him, Pamina will be his, if he saves her.
Scene 2 opens on Saratro’s palace where Pamina is dragged in by Sarastro’s slaves. Papageno, sent ahead by Tamino appears and announces to Pamina that her mother has sent Tamino to rescue her. Pamina rejoices to that thought and they reflect on the joy of marital life.

In scene 3, Tamino, led by three child-spirits arrives at the temple where he is greeted by an old priest who tell him Sarastro is benevolent and does not want to harm anyone. He sets off to find Papageno and Pamina.
Papageno and Pamina are also searching for Tamino when they meet Sarastro and his crowd of followers. Pamina confesses everything to Sarastro and he assures her, he only wishes for her to be happy. He refuses to let her return to her mother, who has a bad influence on those around her and says she needs to be guided by a man. Monostatos enters, having captured Tamino. As the two lovers, Tamino and Pamina meet for the first time, it is love at first sight. Sarastro enonces, Tamino must succeed in different trials before he can be with Pamina.

Act II opens on Sarastro telling the priests, Tamino is ready to undergo the ordeals. As Tamino and Papageno follow the two priests for their first trial, they are advised to remain silent whatever happens. The three ladies appear and try to persuade the two men to speak to them. Papageno answers but Tamino refuses to and remains silent.
The scene changes and while Pamina is sleeping, Monostatos approaches and intends to kiss her. The Queen of the Night appears and hands Pamina a knife, giving her the order to kill Sarastro. She expresses all the anger and desire for vengeance in her aria: der hölle Rache.

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