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Non mi parlar d'amor. Idee di più valor medita l'alma. Se il ciel mi arriderà, anche il tuo cor, chi sa? Speri la calma.
- by Apostolo Zeno (1669 - 1750) [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 Antonio Lotti (1667 - 1740), "Non mi parlar d'amor", 1716, first performed 1716 [ soprano voice and strings ], from opera Alessandro Severo [sung text checked 1 time]
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- ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Speak to me not of love", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2018-08-01
Line count: 6
Word count: 24
Speak to me not of love. My soul ponders ideas of greater worth. If heaven should smile upon me, who knows? Your heart could be next. Hope for calm.
- Translation from Italian (Italiano) to English copyright © 2019 by Andrew Schneider, (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: 2019-10-08
Line count: 6
Word count: 29