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John Glenn Paton
26 Italian Songs and Arias - Medium Low

Song NameComposer
The Roots of the Baroque Style
The Evolution of Classical and Romantic Styles
Good Style in Italian Singing
Amarilli, mia bella (Amarilli, my dear one)Caccini
Lasciatemi morire! (O soul, I long to perish!)Claudio Monteverdi
Vittoria, mio core! (Victorious, my heart is victorious!)Carissimi
Che fiero costume (Disdainful and ruthless)Legrenzi
Tu lo sai (You know full wellTorelli
Gia il sole dal Gange (The sun from the Orient)Scarlatti
O cessate di piagarmi (O relent, no more torment me)Scarlatti
Sento nel core (Sorrow unending)Scarlatti
Le Violette (The Violets)Scarlatti
Se Florinda e fedele (If Florinda be constantScarlatti
Star vicino (To be near one's beloved)Anonymous
Pur dicesti, o bocca bella (Gently murmur)Lotti
Non posso diperar (Nor must I now despair)Bononcini
Per la gloria d'adorarvi (For the sheer delight of loving)Bononcini
ebben, crudele (Savage and Heartless is your cruel scorn)Caldara
Alma del core (Spirit of being)Caldara
Come raggio di sol (See the sun's clear rays)Caldara
Vergin, tutt'amor/Solfeggio (Virgin, full of love)Durante
Danza, danza, fanciulla gentile/Solfeggio (Dance, o dance, gentle maiden)Durante
Quella fiamma (Flames within me)Conti
O del mio dolce ardor (O thou my own true love)Gluck
Caro mio ben (Ah, dearest love)Giordani
Nel cor piu non mi sento (My heart ne'er leaps with gladness)Paisiello
Se i miei sospiri (Hear me, O heavens)Fetis
Se tu m'ami (If you love me)Parisotti

This authoritative, new edition of the world's most loved songs and arias draws on original manuscripts, historical first editions and recent research by prominent musicologists to meet a high standard of accuracy and authenticity. Includes fascinating background information about the arias and their composers as well as a singable rhymed translation, a readable prose translation and a literal translation of each single Italian word.

Item code: 5339B | Songbook & CD | $19.95 add item to cart
Classical  | Voice and Piano | Solo | 152 Pages | Softcover | Italy
038081042930 | 00-3397

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