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Con palme ed allori

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Con palme ed allori  
t'invita la gloria,
con serti di fiori
t'alletta l'amor.

Ma, povero amante,
con doppia vittoria
invano tu speri
dar pace al tuo cor.

Translation(s): ENG

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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)

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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "With palms and laurels", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2018-05-25.
Last modified: 2018-08-12 22:46:30
Line count: 8
Word count: 27

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With palms and laurels

Language: English after the Italian (Italiano)

With palms and laurels
glory invites you,
and love entices you
with floral garlands.

But, wretched lover,
in vain do you hope
that this double victory
will pacify your heart.

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Based on
  • a text in Italian (Italiano) by Apostolo Zeno (1669 - 1750)
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Antonio Vivaldi. Go to the text.


Text added to the website: 2018-08-12.
Last modified: 2018-08-12 17:08:38
Line count: 8
Word count: 30