Gli orti esperidi

Opera by Nicola Antonio Porpora (1686 - 1768)

Word count: 36

. Giusto Amor [sung text checked 1 time]

Giusto amor tu che m'accendi, 
Mi consiglia, e mi difendi 
Nel periglio, e nel timor.

La cagion solo tu sei
Del mio ben, de’ mali miei ;
Tu se guida 
All’alma fida
Contro il barbaro furor.

Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Set by by Nicola Antonio Porpora (1686 - 1768), 1721, first performed 1721 [ cello, continuo, and voice ]
Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]