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(Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail). Ten. A Spanish nobleman in love with Constanze. When she is kidnapped, together with her maid, he sets off to find her in Pasha Selim's house. With the help of his servant, he enters the palace and the two ladies are rescued. Arias: Hier soll ich dich denn sehen (‘Here I shall see you again’); O wie ängstlich, o wie feurig (‘Oh how fearfully, oh how fervently’); Wenn der Freude Tränen fliessen (‘When tears of joy flow freely’). Created (1782) by Valentin Ademberger.

Subjects: Opera.

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