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Si con mis deseos

Language: Spanish (Español)

Si con mis deseos
Los tiempos caminaran,
Al sol aventajaran 
Los pasos giganteos, 
Y mis dulces empleos 
Celebrará Sevilla, 
Sin envidiar celosa
Amante venturosa 
La regalada y tierna tortolilla,
Que con arrullos roncos 
Tálamos hace de los huecos troncos. 


Translation(s): ENG FRE

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Submitted by John Versmoren

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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)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "If with my desires", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Si avec mes désirs", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:53

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Si avec mes désirs

Language: French (Français) after the Spanish (Español)

Si avec mes désirs
Les saisons voyageaient,
Elles dépasseraient le soleil,
Avec leurs pas de géants,
Et mes doux travaux
Seraient célébrés par Séville
Sans envier par jalousie
L'amant heureux,
La douce et tendre tourterelle
Qui avec ses roucoulements enroués
Fait une couche de troncs creux.


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