Non son in queste rive (Benedetto Pallavicino)

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  • (Posted 2019-02-21)   CPDL #53352:       
Editor: Willem Verkaik (submitted 2019-02-21).   Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 351 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: Non son in queste rive
Composer: Benedetto Pallavicino
Lyricist: Torquato Tasso

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

Language: Italian
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1611 in Madrigali a 5 voci, libro 7, no. 14

Description: The uncommon setting for 3 high sopranos, alto and tenor(baritone) has to do with the "Concerto delle Donne" at the Gonzaga court of Mantova.

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Original text and translations

Italian.png Italian text

Non son in queste rive
 fiori così vermigli
 come le labbra de la donna mia,
 né 'l suon de l'aure estive
 tra fonti e rose e gigli
 fan del suo canto più dolce armonia.
 Canto che m'ardi e piaci,
 t'interrompano solo i nostri baci!