A te che benedetta fra tutte sei, Maria, voli la prece mia, pura s'innalzi a te. Maria, Maria. Ah sì! del mio cammino sii la propizia stella... per venir teco, bella sarà la morte a me.
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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), "Ave Maria" [contralto and piano], from Péchés de vieillesse, Vol I: Album italiano, no. 7. [ sung text verified 1 time]
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