by Carlo Goldoni (1707 - 1793)

Agitata da due venti
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Agitata da due venti,
freme l'onda in mar turbato
e 'l nocchiero spaventato
già s'aspetta a naufragar.

Dal dovere da l'amore
combattuto questo core
non resiste e par che ceda
e incominci a desperar.


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Steven Paul Spears) , "Agitated by two winds", copyright © 2004, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Research team for this text: Steven Paul Spears , Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2004-03-23
Line count: 8
Word count: 34