Da quei begl' occhi (Giovanni Gabrieli)

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  • CPDL #32637:        (Finale 2004)
Editor: Willem Verkaik (submitted 2014-08-08).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 88 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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Title: Da quei begl' occhi
Composer: Giovanni Gabrieli
Lyricist:

Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SATTB
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: Italian
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1589

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Original text and translations

Italian.png Italian text

Da quei begl’ occhi ove s’accese il foco
Che m’ard’ a poco a poco
Vidi lagrime uscir, ond’ io pensai
Ch’amorzasse la fiamma il novo umore,
E mi sentì nel core
Fiamma ch’estinguer non potrò più mai.
 

English.png English translation

From those fair eyes wherein was kindled
The fire that consumes me little by little
I saw tears come forth, whereupon I thought
That this new draught would dampen the flame,
And in my heart I felt a flame
That ne’er again will I be able to extinguish.