Unformatted text preview: 4. D minor Andante (moderately slow) 4/4 Three basses together, as in the murder scene in Act 1. Ostinato throughout. Harmonically labile. Two places where the music is reduced to a single pitch: before “Tu m’invitasti al ceno” [You invited me to supper] and “Dammi la mano in pegno” [Give me your hand in agreement]. 5. G major Allegro assai 3/4 and 4/4 ending in D major presto (very very fast) 4/4. After Don Giovanni is dragged to hell by the Commendatore, the remaining characters rush in and, joined by Leporello, comment on his fate: “Such is the end of all evildoers!”...
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- Spring '12
- Key signature, Relative key, Don Giovanni, major allegro