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Udite, tutti udite

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Udite, tutti udite,    
le orecchie spalancate,
di giubilo saltate,
un matrimonio nobile
concluso è per lei già.
Signora contessina
quest'oggi ella sarà,
via bacia, mia carina,
la mano al tuo papà.
Che saltino i denari,
la festa si prepari,
godete tutti quanti
di mia felicità.
Sorella mia, che dite?
Che dici tu, Elisetta?
(a Carolina)
Con quella bocca stretta
per cosa tu stai là?
Via, via, che per te ancora
tuo padre ha già pensato:
un altro titolato
sua sposa ti farà.
E stai col ciglio basso?
Non movi ancor la bocca?
Che sciocca! Ohimè, che sciocca!
Fai rabbia in verità.
Invidia fai conoscere
che dentro il sen ti sta.

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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)

Text added to the website: 2018-06-24 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2018-06-24 01:58:40
Line count: 28
Word count: 110

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