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.

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

At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images




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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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ELÉAZAR’S ARIA from Opera LA JUIVE (ELEAZAROVA ARIJA iz Opere JEVREJKA) (Halévy, Fromental)




Halévy, Fromental

Halévy, Fromental

 

ELÉAZAR’S ARIA from Opera LA JUIVE (ELEAZAROVA ARIJA iz Opere JEVREJKA) (Halévy, Fromental). At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images




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L’INIQUO VOTO (V SUDE NEPRAVOM), Aria (Mikhail Glinka)




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

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

 

L’INIQUO VOTO (V SUDE NEPRAVOM), Aria (Mikhail Glinka). At the bottom of the page, you can download free sheet music as gif images




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RUSLAN AND LYUDMILA. Scene and Lyudmila’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. Scene and Lyudmila’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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RUSLAN AND LYUDMILA. Ratmir’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. Ratmir’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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