La pastorella delle Alpi
Son bella pastorella,
che scende ogni mattino
ed offre un cestellino
di fresche frutta e fior.
Chi viene al primo albore
avrà vezzose rose
E poma rugiadose,
venite al moi gairdin,
Chi del notturno orrore
Smari la buona via,
alla capanna mia
ritrovera il cammin.
Venite o passagiero,
La pastorella è qua,
Ma il fior del suo pensiero
Ad uno solo darà!
Submitted by Johann Gaitzsch
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text),
listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
, "The alpine shepherdess", copyright © 2003, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
, "Die Alpenhirtin", from the 1st volume of Rossini's Soirées musicales, Schott, published 1835
(Louis Crevel de Charlemagne)
, "La berger des alpes", from the 1st volume of Rossini's Soirées musicales, Schott, published 1835
, "La pastorcita de los Alpes", copyright © 2003, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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