The LiederNet Archive
WARNING. Not all the material on this website is in the public domain.
It is illegal to copy and distribute our copyright-protected material without permission.
For more information, contact us at the following address:
licenses (AT) lieder (DOT) net

Van girando per la testa

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Van girando per la testa
mille torbidi pensieri, 
ah son pur funesti e neri,
ah mi fanno delirar.
Io delirar? Oh cielo!
Se tu sei la cagion 
di tanto affanno,
ti detesto per sempre, 
amor tiranno.
Barbaro amore, son disperato, 
da mille furie sono agitato, 
mi sento un impeto dentro le vene... 
chi mi contrasta, chi mi trattiene?
No, che di morte non ho timore,
spiro vendetta, stragi e furore, 
voglio che rivi di sangue scorrano, 
vo’ fin la casa mandare in cenere; 
sì vo’ che tutti di me paventino, 
vadano, corrano, fuggano, volino, 
e fino l’Erebo farò tremar.


Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

Authorship

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


Text added to the website: 2018-06-03.
Last modified: 2018-08-15 19:27:50
Line count: 20
Word count: 99

Gentle Reminder
This website began in 1995 as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without a salary since 2008. Our research has never had any government or institutional funding, so if you found the information here useful, please consider making a donation. Your gift is greatly appreciated.
     - Emily Ezust

Browse imslp.org (Petrucci Music Library) for Lieder or choral works