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A brani, a brani, o perfido - Cabaletta for "Tu puniscimi, O Signore"
from Act II, Scene 1 of the Italian opera Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Salvatore Cammarano

Role: Luisa Miller, a peasant girl
Voice Part: soprano       Fach: dramatic coloratura
Setting: a room in Miller's cottage, the Tyrol, early 17th century
Synopsis: After Wurm has made her sign a letter saying that she never loved Rodolfo and loved Wurm himself in order to save her father, Luisa sings furiously against the injustice of Wurm. Afterwards, she thinks of what joy she will have when her father returns.
Range: Tessitura:
D4 - A#/Bb5F4 - A#/Bb5
Translations/Aria Texts:
Libretto entered by Robert Glaubitz (added 1997-04-29)
A brani, a brani, o perfido, Luisa's aria from Luisa Miller

A brani, a brani, o perfido,
il cor tu m'hai squarciato!
Almen t'affretta a rendermi
il padre sventurato...
Di morte il fero brivido
tutta m'invade omai...
Mi chiuda almeno i rai
la man del genitore!
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