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Tu preparati a morire, se mentire ti vedrò! Se la bella m'ha ingannato, disperato io morirò.
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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)
- by Georg Friedrich Händel (1685 - 1759), "Tu preparati a morire", HWV 33, from the opera Ariodante, no. 21. [ sung text checked 1 time]
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- ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "You, prepare to die", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]
Text added to the website: 2018-05-20 00:00:00
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You, prepare to die if I see you to be a liar! I shall perish of despair if my love has indeed deceived me.
- Translation from Italian (Italiano) to English copyright © 2018 by Andrew Schneider, (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.
Text added to the website: 2018-06-01 00:00:00
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