Qual vive Salamandra in fiamma ardente (Luca Marenzio)

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Title: Qual vive Salamandra in fiamma ardente
Composer: Luca Marenzio
Lyricist:

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SSATTB
Genre: SecularMadrigal

Language: Italian
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1581 in Il primo libro de madrigali a sei voci, no. 4
  2nd published: 1583 in Harmonia celeste, no. 39
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Original text and translations

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Qual vive Salamandra in fiamma ardente
E ne gioisce poi,
Così il mio core in voi
Che la suo fiamma sete assai lucente,
Ardendo ha vita e duol alcun non sente.
O che felice sorte,
Viver in fiamma e non haver la morte.