Di rigori armato il seno (from Richard Strauss' Der Rosenkavalier)
Recorded in 1955 for the soundtrack of the 1956 release Serenade. Jakob Gimpel, pianist.
Di rigori armato il seno contro amor mi ribellai ma fui vinto in un baleno in mirar due vaghi rai. Ma fui vinto in un baleno Ahi! in mirar due vaghi rai. Ahi! che resiste puoco a stral di fuoco Cor di gelo di fuoco a stral
With severity my breast was armed and I rebelled against love when with one stroke I was slain on seeing two lovely eyes. With one stroke I was slain on seeing two lovely eyes. Ah, how feebly an icy heart resists such fiery arrows.
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