Deh chi potria mai dire (Isidoro Abbondo)

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  • (Posted 2012-05-21)  CPDL #26239:     
Editor: Marco Gemmani (submitted 2012-05-21).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 102 kB   Copyright: Personal
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General Information

Title: Deh chi potria mai dire
Composer: Isidoro Abbondo
Lyricist: Angelo Grillo

Number of voices: 1v   Voicing: Soprano solo
Genre: SacredMadrigalLiturgical music

Language: Italian
Instruments: Basso continuo

First published: 1613 in Canoro pianto (ed. Angelico Patto), no. 7
Description: Sopra la fronte

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Original text and translations

Italian.png Italian text

Deh chi potria mai dire o cara fronte mia
Questa fronte fu fronte
Se fronte non t'havesse vista pria
Così l'empio martire t'ha transformata in sanguinosa fronte
E fronte fosti pur di Giesù mio
Ne l'huom trafitta ingiuriata in Dio.