Olena Tokar from Ukraine, concert three

Olena Tokar from Ukraine sings PiangerĂ² la sorte mia (Giulio Cesare) by Handel in concert three of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.

About the music: Cleopatra believes that the battle is over and that Caesar is dead. In this famous aria, set to a quatrain, she mourns with great bitterness and promises that when she is dead she will become a ghost and haunt the enemy night and day.

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