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Nel tuo seno, amico sasso

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Nel tuo seno, amico sasso
sta sepolto il mio tesoro. 
Calamita del mio passo
è quel cenere, ch'adoro.
Solo brama il mio cor, che a te si volve,
misurar l'ore sue con quella polve.


Translation(s): ENG

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G. Händel sets lines 1-2

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Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Friendly rock, within your breast", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2018-06-02.
Last modified: 2018-07-29 12:27:28
Line count: 6
Word count: 34

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Friendly rock, within your breast

Language: English after the Italian (Italiano)

Friendly rock, within your breast
lies buried my dearest treasure.


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Based on
  • a text in Italian (Italiano) by Giacomo Francesco Bussani (fl. 1673-1680), no title
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Georg Friedrich Händel, Antonio Sartorio. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2018-06-02.
Last modified: 2018-06-02 11:17:04
Line count: 2
Word count: 10