Language: Italian (Italiano)
Alla stagion de' fiori
E de' novelli amori,
È grato il molle fiato
D'un zeffiro legger.
O gema fra le fronde,
O lento increspi l'onde,
Zeffiro in ogni lato
Compagno è del piacer.
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Submitted by Alberto Pedrotti and Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]
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) , "Recapitulation", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Last modified: 2018-08-15 23:04:55
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- Emily Ezust
Language: English after the Italian (Italiano)
In the season of flowers
and new loves,
the soft wind is grateful to encounter
a sprightly zephyr.
Whether he moans 'neath the bushes,
or slowly ripples the waves,
Zephyrus is in all places
the faithful companion of Pleasure.
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Text added to the website: 2018-06-07.
Last modified: 2018-06-07 01:02:39
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