L'alma del filosofo (Orfeo ed Euridice)

Opera by (Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732 - 1809)

Word count: 38

. Al tuo seno fortunato [sung text checked 1 time]

Genio
Al tuo seno fortunato 
Stringerai l'amato bene[,]
Se tu serbi‘l core armato 
Di costanza e di valor[.]
Chi creò la terra e'l cielo, 
Tutto vede e tutto regge[.]
Ma l'adombra un sacro velo[,] 
Cui non lice penetrar[.]

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Set by by (Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732 - 1809), Hob. XXVIII (1791), first performed 1951 [ soprano and orchestra ], Manuscript
Researcher for this text: Garrett Medlock [Guest Editor]