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So chi t’accese; basta per ora. Cesare intese, risolverà. Ma tu procura d’esser più saggio. Fra l’armi e l’ire giova il coraggio. Pompa d’ardire qui non si fa.
- by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio, appears in Ezio [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 Giovanni Adolfo Hasse (1699 - 1783), "So chi t'accese", 1755, first performed 1755 [ strings, soprano voice, and continuo ] [sung text checked 1 time]
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- ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , 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: 2018-07-23
Line count: 10
Word count: 28
I know who inflames you. Enough for now. Caesar understands, and will decide. As for you, wisen up. Courage may have its uses amongst arms and conflict. But here, one does not show how much one will dare.
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- 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.
- a text in Italian (Italiano) by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio, appears in Ezio
This text was added to the website: 2018-07-25
Line count: 10
Word count: 38