Come dolce oggi (Claudio Monteverdi)

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  • (Posted 2013-12-04)  CPDL #30714:       
Editor: Peter Rottländer (submitted 2013-12-04).   Score information: A4, 6 pages, 120 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Basso Continuo:   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 49 kB   
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Editor: Gordon J. Callon (submitted 2006-04-22).   Score information: Double Letter, 5 pages, 154 kB   Copyright: Personal
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General Information

Title: Come dolce oggi
Composer: Claudio Monteverdi
Larger work: Proserpina rapita

Number of voices: 3vv   Voicing: SSS
Genre: SecularOperaAria

Language: Italian
Instruments: Basso continuo

First published: 1651 in Madrigali e canzonette libro nono (Claudio Monteverdi), no. 11
Description: Come dolce oggi is the only surviving music from Monteverdi's lost opera, Proserpina rapita, composed and produced in Venice in 1630.

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Original text and translations

Italian.png Italian text

Come dolci oggi l’auretta
Spoira lusinga e vien
A baciarmi le guancie’l sen.