Me voglio fa 'na casa miez' 'o mare Fravecata de penne de pavune, Tralla la le la... D'oro e d'argiento li scaline fare E de prete preziuse li barcune, Tralla la le la... Quanno Nennella mia se va a facciare Ognuno dice "mò sponta lu sole", Tralla la le la...
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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Gaetano Donizetti (1797 - 1848), "Amor marinaro", subtitle: "Canzonetta napoletana", IGD 67 no. 4, A 198, published 1837 [ voice and piano ], from Soirées d'automne à l'Infrascata, no. 4 [sung text checked 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Luk Laerenbergh) , "Sailor's love", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "I want to build a house", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Luk Laerenbergh
This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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