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Louis Andriessen

La Commedia: Racconto dall'inferno (2004)


Plays: 8653


for voice and ensemble
(excerpt)
Duration: 02 mins 58 secs
Christina Zavalloni / musikFabrik / Reinbert de Leeuw
© + (P) 2010 WERGO
from the CD "Vom Himmel zur Hölle –  From Heaven to Hell"
(edition musikFabrik, WER 6853 2)

Available at www.wergo.de

With kind permission by musikFabrik, WDR mediagroup and WERGO / Schott Music & Media

Text heard on Sample:
bollia là giuso una pegola spessa,
che ’nviscava la ripa d’ogne parte.
I’ vedea lei, ma non vedëa in essa
mai che le bolle che ’l bollor levava,
e gonfiar tutta, e riseder compressa.

e vidi dietro a noi un diavol nero
correndo su per lo scoglio venire.
Ahi quant’ elli era ne l’aspetto fero!
e quanto mi parea ne l’atto acerbo,
con l’ali aperte e sovra i piè leggero!

‘Vada Malacoda!’

I’ m’accostai con tutta la persona
lungo ‘l mio duca, e non torceva li occhi
da la sembianza lor ch’era non buona.
(Dante)


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