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Chiaro risplender suole

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Chiaro risplender suole
A tutti il mio bel sole
Ma oscuro e fosco a me misero appare
Onde in lagrime amare
Consumo la mia vita
Ah, s’io potessi almen chiederle aita!
Lieto all’or ne morrei
E finirian, oimè, gli affanni 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: "Hell strahlst du andern nur", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2015-12-13.
Last modified: 2015-12-13 18:55:03
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Word count: 41

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Hell strahlst du andern nur

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

Hell strahlst du andern nur,
du, meine schöne Sonne,
doch mir, mir Armem scheinst du düster, trüb.
So frist’ ich unter bittern Tränen
mein Leben.
Ach, könnte ich sie doch um Hilfe bitten!
Froh könnt’ ich sterben dann,
und all mein Kummer hätte, ach, ein End’.

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Text added to the website: 2015-12-13.
Last modified: 2015-12-13 18:55:16
Line count: 8
Word count: 46