Dica il Falso, dica il Vero Quel bel labbro lusinghiero Più m’alletta, il voglio amar: Sì ben finge, tanto piace: Che sentirlo un dì verace Fa quest’alma sperar.
- by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765) [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)
- by Georg Friedrich Händel (1685 - 1759), "Dica il Falso, dica il Vero", HWV 21 (1726), first performed 1726 [ 2 oboes, strings, soprano voice, and continuo ], from opera Alessandro [sung text checked 1 time]
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This text was added to the website: 2019-11-11
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