S'andasse Amor a caccia
Language: Italian (Italiano)
S'andasse Amor a caccia,
Grechin a lass'avria per suo diletto
e de le damme seguiria la traccia,
ché vago pargoletto
è questo come quello
e leggiadrett'e bello.
se pur vol tuo destino
ch'egli sia cacciatore,
prendi costei mentr'ella fugge Amore.
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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)
- by Wilhelm Killmayer (1927 - 2017), "S'andasse Amor a caccia", 1953/4 [soprano, tenor, and SATB chorus a cappella], from Canti amorosi, no. 3, Mainz, Schott [ sung text not verified ]
- by Claudio Monteverdi (1567 - 1643), "S'andasse Amor a caccia", published 1590 [ vocal quintet], from Libro II de madrigali, no. 10, madrigal [ sung text not verified ]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Si Amour allait à la chasse", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2008-09-02 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:53
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