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Aspetta anima bella; ombre compagne

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Aspetta anima bella; ombre compagne
a Lete andrem. Se non potei salvarti,
potrò fedel... Ma tu mi guardi! E parti!
Non partir bell’idol mio!
Per quell’onda all’altra sponda
voglio anch’io passar con te.
Voglio anch’io...
Me infelice!
Che fingo! Che ragiono!
Dove rapita io sono (Trasporti)
dal torrente crudel de’ miei martiri! (Piange)
Misera Berenice, ah tu deliri.
Perché, se tanti siete
che delirar mi fate,
perché non m’uccidete
affanni del mio cor.
Crescete, oh dio, crescete,
fin che mi porga aita
con togliermi di vita
l’eccesso del dolor.

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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: 2018-07-12 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-07-12 02:14:39

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