In sen della virtude, contrario ciel, tu puoi versar da' lumi tuoi la crudeltà. Ché il barbaro destino, ripieno di rossor, al chiaro vincitor poi servirà.
- by Apostolo Zeno (1669 - 1750) [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 Antonio Vivaldi (1678 - 1741), "In sen della virtude", RV 736 (1719), first performed 1719, from the opera Teuzzone [ sung text checked 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2018-05-25
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