Category Archives: Air

Air, also spelled ayre, is a composition written for several voices, often without instrumental accompaniment; popular in the late 16th and early 17th centuries.

ITALIAN ARIA (Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel)

Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel (January 13, 1690 – November 27, 1749)

Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel (January 13, 1690 – November 27, 1749)

 

ITALIAN ARIA (Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel).

Tempo: Andantino

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ARIA (Bernardo Pasquini)

Bernardo Pasquini (December 7, 1637 – November 21, 1710)

Bernardo Pasquini (December 7, 1637 – November 21, 1710)

 

ARIA (Bernardo Pasquini).

Tempo: Energico

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SONATA IN D MINOR (ARIA), K32 (Domenico Scarlatti)

Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti (October 26, 1685 – July 23, 1757)

Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti (October 26, 1685 – July 23, 1757)

 

SONATA IN D MINOR (ARIA), K32 (Domenico Scarlatti).

Tempo: Andante

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The Marriage of Figaro, K.492 (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (January 27, 1756 – December 5, 1791)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (January 27, 1756 – December 5, 1791)

 The Marriage of Figaro, K.492 (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart).

  1. Overture (D major)
  2. Figaro’s aria from the first act (C major)
  3. Cherubino’s aria from the first act (E-flat major)
  4. Cherubino’s aria from the second act (B-flat major)
  5. Suzanne’s aria from the fourth act (F major)

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Air with Variations in F major (George Frideric Handel)




George Frideric Handel (February 23, 1685 – April 14, 1759)

George Frideric Handel (February 23, 1685 – April 14, 1759)

 

Air with Variations in F major (George Frideric Handel). At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images




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Three Airs (George Frideric Handel)




George Frideric Handel (February 23, 1685 – April 14, 1759)

George Frideric Handel (February 23, 1685 – April 14, 1759)

 Three Airs (George Frideric Handel):

  1. Air in D minor
  2. Air in B-flat major, HWV 471
  3. Air in A major, HWV 468

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RUSALKA. Scene and Rusalka’s Aria (Alexander Dargomyzhsky)




Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky (February 14, 1813 – January 17, 1869)

Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky (February 14, 1813 – January 17, 1869)

RUSALKA. Scene and Rusalka’s Aria (Alexander Dargomyzhsky). At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images

ROLES:
PRINCE – Tenor
PRINCESS – Mezzo-soprano
MILLER – Bass
NATASHA, his daughter, later Rusalka – Soprano
OLGA, an orphan, devoted to the Princess – Soprano
MATCHMAKER – Baritone
RUSALOCHKA, 12 years




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RUSALKA. Prelude and Princess’ Aria (Alexander Dargomyzhsky)




Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky (February 14, 1813 – January 17, 1869)

Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky (February 14, 1813 – January 17, 1869)

RUSALKA. Prelude and Princess’ Aria (Alexander Dargomyzhsky). At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images

ROLES:
PRINCE – Tenor
PRINCESS – Mezzo-soprano
MILLER – Bass
NATASHA, his daughter, later Rusalka – Soprano
OLGA, an orphan, devoted to the Princess – Soprano
MATCHMAKER – Baritone
RUSALOCHKA, 12 years




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RUSLAN AND LYUDMILA. Ruslan’s Aria (Mikhail Glinka)




Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka (June 1, 1804 – February 15, 1857)

Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka (June 1, 1804 – February 15, 1857)

RUSLAN AND LYUDMILA. Ruslan’s Aria (Mikhail Glinka). At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images

ROLES:
SVETOZAR, Grand Prince of Kiev – Bass
LYUDMILA, his daughter – Soprano
RUSLAN, a Kievan knight, Lyudmila’s fiancé – Baritone
RATMIR, a Khazar prince – Contralto
FARLAF, a Varangian prince – Bass
GORISLAVA, Ratmir’s slave – Soprano
FINN, a good sorcerer – Tenor
NAINA, an evil sorceress – Mezzo-soprano
BAYAN, bard – Tenor
CHERNOMOR, an evil sorcerer, dwarf – Mime




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RUSALKA. Miller’s Aria (Alexander Dargomyzhsky)




Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky (February 14, 1813 – January 17, 1869)

Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky (February 14, 1813 – January 17, 1869)

RUSALKA. Miller’s Aria (Alexander Dargomyzhsky). At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images

ROLES:
PRINCE – Tenor
PRINCESS – Mezzo-soprano
MILLER – Bass
NATASHA, his daughter, later Rusalka – Soprano
OLGA, an orphan, devoted to the Princess – Soprano
MATCHMAKER – Baritone
RUSALOCHKA, 12 years




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