by Giacomo Rossi (flourished 1710-1729)
Translation © by Andrew Schneider

Augelletti, che cantate
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Augelletti, che cantate,
Zefiretti che spirate
Aure dolci intorno a me,
Il mio ben dite dov'e!


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  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Little songbirds", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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This text was added to the website: 2018-04-22
Line count: 4
Word count: 16

Little songbirds
Language: English  after the Italian (Italiano) 
Little songbirds,
Zephyrs who blow about me,
Sweet breezes around me,
Tell me, where is my beloved?


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This text was added to the website: 2018-06-29
Line count: 4
Word count: 17