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

Non so dirti il mio contento
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Non so dirti il mio contento:
Si confonde il pensier mio
Fra que' teneri, ch'io sento,
Dolci moti del mio cor.

Mille affetti uniti insieme
Fanno a gara in questo petto:
V'è la gioia, v'è la speme,
V'è il rispetto e v'è l'amor.


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 (Andrew Schneider) , "I cannot tell you how happy I am", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2017-08-04
Line count: 8
Word count: 43