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

È vero che oppresso
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
È vero che oppresso
la sorte mi tiene;
ma reo di mie pene
l'impero non è.
 
Io formo a me stesso
l'affanno che provo.
Sul soglio nol trovo,
lo porto con me.

About the headline (FAQ)

Authorship

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

    [ None yet in the database ]

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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2019-10-22
Line count: 8
Word count: 32