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from Act II of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Amelia, the wife of Renato
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: dramatic soprano
Setting: A deserted field outside of Boston at the foot of a steep hill, late 17th century
Synopsis: Amelia, at the urging of Ulrica, has come to the gallows in search for herbs. The herbs will be made into a potion which will cure her of her feelings for her husband's best friend, Riccardo.
Range: Tessitura:
A3 - C6C4 - G5
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
Verdi, Giuseppe. Favorite Soprano Arias. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
The Ultimate Soprano Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Verdi Operas: The Complete Vocal Scores (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Verdi Soprano Arias - Vol. III. Published by Music Minus One. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Cantolopera: Verdi Arias for Soprano - Volume 2. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball). Published by G. Schirmer. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball). Published by International Music Company. Available at Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
from Act III scene 1 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Amelia, the wife of Renato
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: dramatic soprano
Setting: A room in Renato's house, Boston, late 17th century
Synopsis: Renato threatens Amelia with death so that she will atone for the sins she has committed with Riccardo. She pleads with Renato to see her son one last time before he kills her.
Range: Tessitura:
A3 - B5D#/Eb4 - F#/Gb5
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
Verdi, Giuseppe. Favorite Soprano Arias. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Verdi Arias for Soprano. Published by Music Minus One. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
The Ultimate Soprano Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Verdi Operas: The Complete Vocal Scores (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball). Published by G. Schirmer. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball). Published by International Music Company. Available at Sheetmusicplus.com.
Anthology of Italian Opera - Soprano. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
Saper vorreste - Canzone
from Act III, scene 3 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Oscar, a page
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: lyric coloratura
Setting: A vast and rich ballroom splendidly illuminated and prepared for the festivities, Boston, late 17th century
Synopsis: Renato questions Oscar about the King's disguise. Oscar refuses to tell, replying with a mixture of taunting and series comments.
Range: Tessitura:
D4 - B5G4 - G5
Translations/Aria Texts:
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
Larsen, Robert. Arias for Soprano. Published by G. Schirmer. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Favorite Soprano Arias. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
The Ultimate Soprano Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball). Published by G. Schirmer. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball). Published by International Music Company. Available at Sheetmusicplus.com.
Prima Donna's Album. Published by G. Schirmer. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
Volta la terrea - Ballata
from Act I, Scene 1 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Oscar, a page
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: lyric coloratura
Setting: A hall in the Governor's house, Boston, late 17th century.
Synopsis: Riccardo has been given a paper to sign which will exile Ulrica because of witchcraft. Oscar speaks up in defense of the fortune teller Ulrica.
Range: Tessitura:
D4 - C6F4 - G5
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
Verdi, Giuseppe. Favorite Soprano Arias. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
The Ultimate Soprano Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Prima Donna's Album. Published by G. Schirmer. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
from Act I, Scene 1 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Renato, Riccardo's secretary
Voice Part: baritone       Fach: lyric baritone
Setting: A hall in the Governor's house, Boston, late 17th century.
Synopsis: Riccardo has been lightly dismissing the threats upon his life when Renato reminds him of his country's dependence upon him.
Range: Tessitura:
C3 - G4D3 - D4
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
Anthology of Italian Opera - Baritone. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
from Act III, Scene 1 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Renato, Riccardo's secretary
Voice Part: baritone       Fach: lyric baritone
Setting: A room in Renato's house, Boston, late 17th century
Synopsis: Renato realizes that Amelia should not be the one to pay for cheating on him, but rather his treacherous best friend Riccardo. He decries his torment over his lost paradise.
Range: Tessitura:
A2 - G4F3 - F4
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
Anthology of Italian Opera - Baritone. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
from Act I, scene 2 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Riccardo, the Governor of Boston
Voice Part: tenor       Fach: spinto tenor
Setting: Ulrica's hut near Boston, late 17th century
Synopsis: While waiting to get his fortune told, Riccardo arrogantly proclaims that nothing can keep him from the sea or the woman he loves.
Range: Tessitura:
C3 - A#/Bb4D#/Eb3 - F#/Gb4
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
The Ultimate Tenor Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Cantolopera: Verdi Arias for Tenor. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Anthology of Italian Opera - Tenor. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Verdi, Giuseppe. Favorite Tenor Arias. Published by Ricordi. Available at Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
from Act I, Scene 1 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Riccardo, the Governor of Boston
Voice Part: tenor       Fach: spinto tenor
Setting: A hall in the Governor's house, Boston, late 17th century.
Synopsis: Riccardo is given a list of people who have been invited to the ball the next day and on that list is Amelia's name. He sings of his love for her.
Range: Tessitura:
F3 - A#/Bb4F#/Gb3 - G#/Ab4
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
The Ultimate Tenor Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
from Act III, scene 2 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Riccardo, the Governor of Boston
Voice Part: tenor       Fach: spinto tenor
Setting: A hall in the Governor's house, Boston, late 17th century.
Synopsis: Alone, Riccardo contemplates his misguided love for Amelia. He decides to send Amelia and Renato to their homeland in an effort to rid his heart of the ill-gotten love.
Range: Tessitura:
F#/Gb3 - A#/Bb4G3 - G#/Ab4
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
The Ultimate Tenor Aria Album (Version 2.0). Published by CD Sheet Music. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Anthology of Italian Opera - Tenor. Published by Ricordi. Available at Amazon.com and Sheetmusicplus.com.
Recordings:
none
from Act I, scene 2 of the Italian opera Un Ballo in Maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave

Role: Ulrica, a fortune teller
Voice Part: contralto       Fach: contralto
Setting: Ulrica's hut near Boston, late 17th century
Synopsis: Ulrica calls upon the King of the Abyss to enter her dwelling so she can do his bidding.
Range: Tessitura:
G3 - C#/Db6C4 - F5
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Stephen Parker (added 1997-04-24)
Sounds:
none
Sheet Music/Scores:
none
Recordings:
none
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