Second Act

A pleasant country, the prospect is terminated by a beautiful mountain adorn'd with woods and water-falls.

(Juno and Iris descend in different machines. Juno in a chariot drawn by peacocks; Iris on a rainbow; they alight and meet.)

<- Juno, Iris

Awake, Saturnia, from thy lethargy!

Hear, mighty queen, while I recount

With adamant the gates are barr'd

Juno, Iris ->

An apartment in the palace of Semele.

Cupid, Semele, Loves, Zephyrs

(A dance of Zephyrs, after which Semele awakes, and rises.)

Cupid, Semele, Loves, Zephyrs

<- Two Loves, Jupiter

[N. 45 - Chorus of Loves and Zephyrs]

Cupid, Semele, Loves, Zephyrs, Two Loves

Jupiter ->

An open country.

<- Semele, Ino, Nymphs, Swains

Dear sister, how was your passage hither?

[N. 51 - Chorus of Nymphs and Swains]

The temple of Juno; near the altar is a golden image of the goddess. Priests are in their solemnities,...
A pleasant country, the prospect is terminated by a beautiful mountain adorn'd with woods and water-falls.
An apartment in the palace of Semele.
An open country.
The cave of sleep.
Semele's Apartment.
A pleasant country, mount Citheron closing the prospect.

[Ouverture - Gavotte]
[N. 1 - Accompagnato]
[N. 2 - Chorus of Priests]
[N. 3 - Recitative, arioso and duet]
[N. 4 - Accompagnato]
[N. 5 - Air]
[N. 6 - Air]
[N. 7 - Recitative]
[N. 8 - Air]
[N. 9 - Recitative]
[N. 10 - Quartet]
[N. 11 - Chorus of Priests]
[N. 12 - Accompagnato]
[N. 13 - Recitative]
[N. 14 - Chorus of Priests]
[N. 15 - Recitative]
[N. 16 - Air]
[N. 17 - Recitative]
[N. 18 - Air]
[N. 19 - Recitative]
[N. 20 - Duet]
[N. 21 - Recitative]
[N. 22 - Accompagnato]
[N. 23 - Recitative]
[N. 24 - Recitative]
[N. 25 - Chorus of Priests and Augurs]
[N. 26 - Air and Chorus]
[N. 27 - Symphony]
[N. 28 - Recitative]
[N. 29 - Air]
[N. 30 - Recitative]
[N. 31 - Accompagnato]
[N. 32 - Recitative]
[N. 33 - Accompagnato]
[N. 34 - Air]
[N. 35 - Air]
[N. 36 - Air]
[N. 37 - Recitative]
[N. 38 - Recitative]
[N. 39 - Air]
[N. 40 - Recitative]
[N. 41 - Air]
[N. 42 - Air]
[N. 43 - Recitative]
[N. 44 - Air]
[N. 45 - Chorus of Loves and Zephyrs]
[N. 46 - Recitative ]
[N. 47 - Air]
[N. 48 - Recitative]
[N. 49 - Air]
[N. 50 - Duet]
[N. 51 - Chorus of Nymphs and Swains]
[N. 52 - Symphony]
[N. 53 - Accompagnato]
[N. 54 - Air]
[N. 55 - Recitative]
[N. 56 - Air]
[N. 57 - Recitative]
[N. 58 - Duet]
[N. 59 - Air]
[N. 60 - Recitative]
[N. 61 - Air]
[N. 62 - Recitative]
[N. 63 - Air]
[N. 64 - Recitative]
[N. 65 - Accompagnato]
[N. 66 - Air]
[N. 67 - Recitative]
[N. 68 - Air]
[N. 69 - Recitative]
[N. 70 - Air]
[N. 71 - Recitative]
[N. 72 - Accompagnato]
[N. 73 - Recitativo]
[N. 74 - Accompagnato]
[N. 75 - Air]
[N. 76 - Air]
[N. 77 - Accompagnato]
[N. 78 - Air]
[N. 79 - Accompagnato]
[N. 80 - Recitativo]
[N. 81 - Air]
[N. 82 - Recitativo]
[N. 83 - Air]
[N. 84 - Recitativo]
[N. 85 - Symphony]
[N. 86 - Accompagnato]
[N. 87 - Chorus of Priests]