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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.


Translation(s): ENG

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About the headline (FAQ)

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]

Authorship

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) , "The warrior dreams of soldiers", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2009-05-30 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2017-09-02 04:41:28

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