Sogna il guerrier le schiere
Language: Italian (Italiano)
Sogna il guerrier le schiere,
Le selve il cacciator;
E sogna il pescator
Le reti e l'amo.
Sopito in dolce obblio,
Sogno pur io così
Colei, che tutto il dì
sospiro e chiamo.
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Confirmed with Tutte le opere di Pietro Metastasio, Firenze, Tipografia Borghi e compagni 1832, page 140.
The text appears in Artaserse, atto I, scena VI, Aria di Megabise.
Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Peter Rastl [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)
- by Pasquale Anfossi (1727 - 1797), "Sogna il guerrier le schiere" [ sung text verified 1 time]
- by Gioacchino Antonio Rossini (1792 - 1868), "Metastasio (pour album)" [baritone and piano], from Péchés de vieillesse, Vol XIV: Altri Péchés de vieillesse, no. 10. [ sung text verified 1 time]
- by Leonardo Vinci (1690 - 1730), "Sogna il guerrier le schiere", 1730, first performed 1730 [2 trumpets, 2 horns, soprano voice, strings], from the opera Artaserse [ sung text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "The warrior dreams of soldiers", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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