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

Giusto Amor
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG ENG
Giusto amor tu che m'accendi, 
Mi consiglia, e mi difendi 
Nel periglio, e nel timor.

La cagion solo tu sei
Del mio ben, de’ mali miei ;
Tu se guida 
All’alma fida
Contro il barbaro furor.

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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)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Righteous Love", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Amy Pfrimmer) , "Righteous Love", 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: 2018-04-08
Line count: 8
Word count: 36