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Moro, lasso, al mio duolo, E chi può dar mi vita, Ahi, che m'ancide e non vuol darmi aita! O dolorosa sorte, Chi dar vita mi può, Ahi, mi dà morte!
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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 Carlo Gesualdo da Venosa (c1561 - 1613), "Moro, lasso, al mio duolo" [five-part mixed chorus a cappella], Book VI [text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Eugen Thomas)
- GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Ich sterbe, ausgezehrt, an meiner Pein", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Steven Cox
This text was added to the website: 2009-09-03
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Ich sterbe, ausgezehrt, an meiner Pein, und, die mir Leben geben könnte, ach, sie bringt mich um und will mir keine Hilf’ gewähren! O trauriges Geschick: Die mir Leben geben könnte, gibt mir, ach, den Tod!
- Translation from Italian (Italiano) to German (Deutsch) copyright © 2015 by Bertram Kottmann, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.
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This text was added to the website: 2015-12-11
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