by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Se amor l’abbandona
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Se amor l’abbandona
ogn’alma si lagna,
se amor l'accompagna, 
contenta non è;

di chi vi dolete 
se viver felici 
né meco sapete, 
né senza di me?


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 (Laura Prichard) , "If love departs", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Research team for this text: Laura Prichard [Guest Editor] , Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2016-04-13
Line count: 8
Word count: 26