Resources for Preparing "Sebben, crudele"

"Sebben, crudele" is an Italian art song by composer Antonio Caldara. Below you will find resources to aid you in preparing this song for your application submission.

Here are three samples sung by professional opera singers. (We don't expect you to sing it like them, these are just for reference. We want to hear YOU.)

Soprano Kathleen Kim
Mezzo-Soprano Cecilia Bartoli
Tenor RamÓn Vargas

Below you will find links to resources for high, middle and low voices, including sheet music, accompaniment with and without the vocal line, and a video lesson with Jeremy Frank, LA Opera's Chorus Director.

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