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From Il barbiere di Siviglia, Act I, Scene 5
Voice / Vocal Fach Soprano/ Mezzo
Original key E Major
Language Italian
Composer Gioachino Rossini 1792 – 1868
Poet Cesare Sterbini 1784 – 1831
Range Una voce poco fa

Una voce poco fa, a setting by Cesare Sterbini, was composed by Gioachino Rossini in 1816 (E Major) and premiered the same year. This aria takes place in act I of his opera, Il barbiere di Siviglia.

In 1816, year where Il barbiere di Siviglia, ossia L’inutile precauzione is premiered, Rossini, aged 24 years old has entered a period of incredible productivity and creativity. Between 1815 and 1823, he will produce no less than twenty different operas! Il barbiere di Siviglia is based on the first part of the tryptic written by the French writer, Beaumarchais, Le Barbier de Séville. The second part of the trilogy, Le Marriage de Figaro had been successfully adapted to opera by Mozart, with Le Nozze di Figaro, three decades earlier. The opera is famous for having been written in an unbelievably brief period of time, Rossini stating he had composed it in eleven days, scholars agreeing on a period of two to three weeks.

Act I opens on the Count Almaviva disguised as Lindoro a poor student in love with Rosina, serenating at her window. Rosina is closely watched over by Bartolo, an old man, who intends to marry her once she is old enough. Figaro approaches and the Count asks for his assistance in helping him reach Rosina. Figaro advises him to disguise himself as a soldier to be housed at Bartolo’s house. In the meantime, Rosina is dreaming of Lindoro, from whom she has just received a letter. She expresses her feelings in her aria: una voce poco fa.

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