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from Act II of the Italian opera Idomeneo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto: Gianbattista Varesco

Role: Ilia, daughter of King Priam of Troy
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: lyric coloratura
Setting: Idomeneo's apartments
Synopsis: Ilia tells Idomeneo that even though she has lost everything, she is happy in Crete and she now thinks of Idomeneo as her father.
Range: Tessitura:
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Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Camila Argolo Freitas Batista (added 1998-02-16)
Se il padre perdei, Ilia's aria from Idomeneo

Se il padre perdei,
La patria, il riposo,
Tu padre mi sei,
Soggiorno amoroso
È Creta per me.

Or più non rammento
L'angoscie, gli affanni,
Or gioia e contento,
Compenso a miei danni
Il cielo mi diè.

Sheet Music/Scores:
The Ultimate Soprano Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at and
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