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Candido e verde fiore

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Candido e verde fiore
Che di speranza e fede
Tu pur m’imbianchi 
E mi rinverdi il core.
Lasso, sì come chiaro in te 
si vede il tuo color sincero
Scorgessi io sì 
de la mia donna il vero;
O di mia speme allor goder potrei
O di mia fede ne' tormenti miei!

Translation(s): GER

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Submitted by Bertram Kottmann


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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Leuchtend weiße Blüt’ mit frischem Grün", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Leuchtend weiße Blüt’ mit frischem Grün

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Italian (Italiano)

Leuchtend weiße Blüt’ mit frischem Grün,
die mir im Herzen Hoffnung lässt ergrünen,
die es erhellet mit dem Weiß der Treue.
Ach, könnt’ ich doch so deutlich
wie ich deine wahren Farben sehe,
dies auch erkennen bei der Dame meines Herzens.
Dann könnte ich in meiner Pein
mich meiner Hoffnung, meiner Treu erfreu’n.

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Text added to the website: 2015-12-13.
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