from Act III, Scene I of the German opera Die Entführung aus dem Serail
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto: Christoph Friedrich Bretzner
, Konstanze's lover
Voice Part: tenor Fach: tenor leggiero
Setting: the palace square
Synopsis: As Belmonte and Pedrillo plan to steal their women back from the Pasha, Belmonte sings that love has been and continues to be all his strength and that he will rely on its power.