by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Ah che nel dirti addio
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Ah che nel dirti addio 
Mi sento il cor dividere 
parte del sangue mio 
viscere del mio sen.

Soffri da chi t'uccide 
soffri gli estremi  amplessi 
Così morir potessi 
nelle tue braccia almen.


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 (Anne Evans) , "Ah, in saying goodbye to you", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Research team for this text: Anne Evans , Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2006-12-07
Line count: 8
Word count: 33