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Potessi diventare un uccellino!

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Potessi diventare un uccellino!
Avessi l' ale e potessi volare! --
Vorrei volare in mezzo al bel giardino
Dove sta lo mio amore a lavorare.
E gli vorrei volare intorno intorno,
E ci vorrei restar la notte e il giorno.


Translation(s): FRE FRE

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Confirmed with Canti popolari toscani, corsi, illirici, greci raccolti e illustrati da N. Tommaseo, Volume 1, Venezia, Giroloma Tasso, 1841, page 144.


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Guy Laffaille [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)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by Victor Wilder (1835 - 1892) ; composed by Pauline Viardot-García.

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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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