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This aria, which is also known by its popular name, “Dido’s Lament,” is from the opera Dido and Aeneas by English Baroque composer Henry Purcell (1659-1695), with the libretto by Nahum Tate. Dido and Aeneas is based on the mythological story of Dido, Queen of Carthage and the Trojan prince Aeneas, and her despair at his…