Dramatic Vocalise Database

Nascimbene, Mario (1913–2002)

Solomon and Sheba (1959)



Opening Credits

King David has a vision from God

Solomon crowned as king

Solomon prays to God

Sheba makes an offering

Sheba makes another offering

Solomon and Sheba in a boat

Solo wordless soprano.

Pagan Bacchanal

The scene ends with the destruction of the Temple of Solomon.

Sheba prays to God

God speaks to Sheba—Ending Credits