"Lascia ch'io pianga" is an aria from the opera Rinaldo written by George Frideric Handel on 24th February 1711. This magnificent classical melody has been replayed countless times over the centuries. Enjoy playing this piece with our piano sheet music. Available in several different skill levels, you can choose the one best suited to your playing ability, for piano solo or as an accompaniment. Beginners who have trouble reading music can try our piano sheet music with note names instead of symbols which reads rather like a tablature. Lascia ch'io piango featured on the soundtrack of the film "Farinelli" which was released in 1994 and has also been recorded by numerous opera singers including the Canadian soprano Suzie LeBlanc, Ewa Malas-Godlewska and the counter-tenor Philippe Jaroussky.