from Act II, Scene VI of the German opera Die Zauberflöte
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
, the daughter of the Queen of the Night
Voice Part: soprano Fach: lyric soprano
Setting: A large hall
Synopsis: Attracted by the playing of Tamino's flute, Pamina comes and meets Tamino and is hurt when he doesn't talk to her. Little does she know that he is under a vow of silence.