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Caro laccio, dolce nodo, che legasti il mio pensier; so ch'io peno e pur ne godo, son contento e prigionier.
- by Anonymous / Unidentified Author [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)
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- ENG English (Stephen Jackson) , title 1: "Dear snare, sweet knot", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- SPA Spanish (Español) (Víctor Sampietro Crespo) , title 1: "Querido lazo, dulce nudo", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Querido lazo, dulce nudo, Que amarraste mis pensamientos, Sé que sufro y aun así disfruto, Estoy preso y aun así feliz.
- Translation from Italian (Italiano) to Spanish (Español) copyright © 2010 by Víctor Sampietro Crespo, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.
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This text was added to the website: 2010-11-30
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