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S'io vi giuro mia vita Ch'io v'amo Voi mi date con parole spietate Subito una mentita. Io che sensi ho vivace Corro raffronto À scaricar coi baci.
- by Giovan Francesco Loredan (1607 - 1661) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Barbara Strozzi (1619 - 1677), "Mentita", op. 3 no. 8, published 1654 [soprano, alto, continuo], from Cantate, ariete a una, due, e tre voci, no. 8. [ sung text verified 1 time]
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- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Mensonge", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2017-05-20
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Si je vous jure sur ma vie que je vous aime, vous m'accusez avec des mots sans pitié aussitôt de mensonge. Moi dont les sens sont si vifs, je cours relever l'affront avec des baisers.
- Translation from Italian (Italiano) to French (Français) copyright © 2017 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
This text was added to the website: 2017-06-29
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