Writers: Vincenzo Bellini Felice Romani


Act 1


Introductory chorus and cavatina ‘Ite sul colle, o Druidi’ - Oroveso, Chorus

Recitative and Cavatina ‘Meco all’altar di Venere’ - Pollione, Flavio, Chorus

Chorus ‘Norma viene: le cinge la chioma’ - Chorus Scene and Cavatina ‘Casta Diva, che inargenti’ - Norma, Oroveso, Chorus

Scene and duet ‘Sgombra è la sacra selva...Deh! proteggimi, o Dio!’ and ‘Va, crudele, e al Dio spietato’ - Adalgisa, Pollione

Scene and duet ‘Sola, furtiva, al tempio’ - Norma, Clotilde, Adalgisa

Scene and trio-Finale ‘Oh non tremare, o perfido’ - Norma, Adalgisa, Pollione, Chorus

Act 2

Scene ‘Dormono entrambi’ - Norma, Clotilde

Scene and duet ‘Deh! Con te li prendi’ - Norma, Adalgisa

Chorus and sortie of Oroveso - ‘Guerrieri! A voi venirne creda’ and ‘Ah! Del Tebro al giogo indegno’ - Chorus, Oroveso

Scene ‘Ei tornerà’ - Norma, Clotilde, Oroveso, Chorus

Chorus ‘Guerra! Guerra!’ - Chorus, Norma, Oroveso

Scene ‘Ne compi il rito, o Norma?’ and duet ‘In mia mano alfin tu sei’ - Oroveso, Norma, Clotilde, Chorus, Pollione

Scene and final aria ‘Qual cor tradisti, qual cor perdesti’ - Norma, Pollione, Oroveso, Chorus

A song with an asterisk (*) before the title indicates a dance number; a character listed in a song with an asterisk (*) by the character's name indicates that the character exclusively serves as a dancer in this song, which is sung by other characters.

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