This is a song about ecstasy and abandon. My favorite section of it is:
Io vedo il cielo sopra noi
Che restiamo qui
Come se non ci fosse più
Niente, più niente al mondo
What an amazing feeling and what joy to sing about it!!! My husband Henry and I do a party trick where he plays and sings songs and I do a running translation this and tomorrow’s song are among our favorites – I recommend you find a pal and try it out!!!
In my mind, J. S. Bach is the greatest composer who ever lived. I know that he never wrote an opera, but my first...