Dolci colli fiorit' a me si cari (Giovanni Ferretti)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
  • (Posted 2020-09-28)  CPDL #60704:       
Editor: Willem Verkaik (submitted 2020-09-28).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 315 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes:

General Information

Title: Dolci colli fiorit' a me si cari
Composer: Giovanni Ferretti

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SSATTB
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: Italian
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1575 in Il secondo libro delle canzoni a sei voci, no. 3

External websites:

Original text and translations

Italian.png Italian text

Dolci colli fiorit'a me si cari,
Che vedet'il mio sol mattin'e sera,
Deh fatemi un favore:
Diteli che mi moro di dolore.

English.png English translation

Sweet, flowery hills, so dear to me,
who see my sun morning and evening,
do me a favor:
tell her that I am dying of sorrow.
(Tr. Ruth I. DeFord)