“Venti Turbini” from Handel’s Orlando
The first video showcases a scene from the opera “Orlando” by G. F. Handel. In this scene, Orlando, the central character, grapples with intense frustration over unreciprocated affection. Overwhelmed by his emotions, Orlando spirals into a state of distress, invoking supernatural beings such as spirits and monsters in a bid for solace.
The subsequent video features a scene from Handel’s opera “Teseo.” In this portrayal, the character Arcane passionately calls upon divine protection for his beloved, expressing a willingness to sacrifice his life for the sake of their loving bond.
The Marriage of Arcane!