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Bevea Fillide mia e nel ber dolcemente baci al dolce liquor porgea sovente. Tutto quel che rimase lieta mi diede poi misto con baci suoi: io il bevo e non so come bevo Amore, che dolcement'anch'ei mi bacia il core.
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):
- by Claudio Monteverdi (1567 - 1643), "Bevea Fillide mia", published 1590 [ vocal quintet], from Libro II de madrigali, no. 2, madrigal [text not verified]
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Ma Phyllis a bu", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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This text was added to the website: 2008-09-02
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Ma Phyllis a bu Et en buvant doucement A baisé la douce liqueur à maintes reprises. Tout ce qui est resté Elle me l'a donnée joyeusement Mêlé à ses baisers : Je bois et, je ne sais comment, je bois Amour, Qui doucement aussi baise mon cœur.
- Translation from Italian (Italiano) to French (Français) copyright © 2013 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
This text was added to the website: 2013-03-07
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