SOPRANO part from Dunque Addio

for SATB choir

Andrew D. Wood (*1989)
3 minutes
Classical music
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My setting of Giovanni Guarini's beautiful Italian Poem, Dunque Addio.

The lyrics are as follows:

ITALIAN: Dunque addio, care selve, care mie selve addio, ricevete questi ultimi sospiri, finché sciolta da ferro ingiusto e crudo torni la mia fredd'ombra alle vostr'ombre amate, che nel penoso inferno non può giro innocente, né può star tra beati disperata e dolente.

ENGLISH: So goodbye, dear forests, Farewell my dear forests, receive the last sighs, until released from unjust and cruel steel back my cold shadow to love your shadows, that in the painful hell may not become innocent, nor can star among the blessed desperate and painful.

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