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O rossignuol ch'in queste verdi fronde

Language: Italian (Italiano)

O rossignuol ch'in queste verdi fronde
sovra 'l fugace rio fermar ti suoli,
e forse a qualche noia ora t'involi
dolce cantando al suon de le roche onde;
alterna teco in not'alt'e profonde
la tua compagna, e par che ti consoli.
A me, perch'io mi strugga e pianti e duoli
versi ad ognor, nissun già mai risponde,
né di mio danno si sospira o geme.
E te s'un dolor preme,
può ristorar un altro piacer vivo,
ma io d'ogni mio ben son cass'e privo.

Translation(s): FRE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Ô rossignol qui dans ces feuillages verts", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2008-09-03T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16T10:02:53
Line count: 12
Word count: 84

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