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

Risponderti vorrei
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Risponderti vorrei  
ma gela il labbro e tace:
lo rese amor loquace,
muto lo rende Amor:

Amor, che a suo talento
rende un imbelle audace,
e abbatte in un momento,
quando gli piace, un cor.


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 would like to respond to you", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-04-28
Line count: 8
Word count: 35