Mira la bianca luna ascosa d'un bel vel, vieni alla selva bruna, vieni, ci arride il ciel. Vieni, vieni. Vieni, là tra quell'ombra oscura vieni, non far rumor, vien, deh! vien, ti rassicura non lo saprà che Amor.
- by Carlo Pepoli, Conte (1796 - 1881) [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 Gioacchino Antonio Rossini (1792 - 1868), "La serenata" [duet for soprano and tenor with piano], from Serati Musicali [text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Margaret Smythe) , title 1: "The serenade", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- GER German (Deutsch) (Johannes Becker) , title 1: "Die Serenade", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: David K. Smythe
This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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Word count: 38