from Act I, Scene III of the Italian opera Don Giovanni
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte
, a peasant, Zerlina's fiance
Voice Part: baritone Fach: lyric baritone
Setting: The countryside
Synopsis: After Don Giovanni meets the wedding celebration of Masetto and Zerlina, he invites them to come to his house. All of them, that is, except Zerlina. Masetto knows he cannot oppose a nobleman, but he is worried about leaving Zerlina alone with Don Giovanni and capitulates to him sarcastically.