from Act V of the French|Italian opera Les Vêpres Siciliennes (I Vespri Siciliani)
by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Eugène Scribe
Role: Henri (Arrigo)
, a young Sicilian
Voice Part: tenor Fach: spinto
Setting: the gardens of the palace of Montfort, Palermo, 1282
Synopsis: After being married to Hélène, Henri sings of his love for her sweetly and charmingly.