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Soave libertate

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Soave libertate,
già per sì lunga etate
mia cara compagnia,
chi da te mi disvia?
O Dea desiata
e da me tanto amata,
ove ne vai veloce?
Lasso, che ad alta voce
in van ti chiamo e piango:
tu fuggi, ed io rimango
stretto in belle catene
d'altre amorose pene
e d'altro bel desìo:
addio, per sempre addio!


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


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: 2008-09-04 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:53
Line count: 14
Word count: 58

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