Language: Italian (Italiano)
[Ma tornerai]1 fra poco,
del polveroso letto
fra' sassi a mormorar.
Ti varcherò per gioco,
ne chiaro fra le sponde
farò che vadi al mar.
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1 Hasse: "Ritornerai"
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)
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- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ENG by Giovanni Adolfo Hasse.
Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Song", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Language: English after the Italian (Italiano)
But you will return soon,
poor little brook,
from the dusty bed
to murmur amongst the stones.
I will cross you in jest
and disturb those waves.
I shall keep you clear and sparkling as between
these banks I shall assist your seaward journey.
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