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Se pietà nel cor serbate

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Se pietà nel cor serbate,  
deh calmate il vostro ardor.
Che ve 'l chiede, già mirate,
la mia pena, il mio dolor.
Tornerete armati in campo,
offrirete a' colpi il petto:
ah ritorni un dolce affetto
a regnar nel vostro cor.
Dèi che veggo! Vi arrendete!
Qual istante! Qual diletto!
Ah già torna un dolce affetto
a regnar nel vostro cor.

Submitted by 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)

Text added to the website: 2018-05-30T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2018-08-15T12:26:20
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