Liederpalooza! On September 6 from 2pm to 5pm, VOX 3 Collective in Chicago will be generously presenting a benefit for the Archive - details here.

LiederNet: The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive
This website stores both public-domain AND copyright-protected material.
It is illegal to copy and distribute material marked copyright without permission.
**** YES, THAT INCLUDES CONCERT PROGRAMS. ****


Descalça vai para a fonte

Language: Portuguese

Descalça vai para a fonte
Descalça vai para a fonte leonor pela verdura;
Vai formosa e não segura.
 
Leva na cabeça o pote,
O texto nas mãos de prata,
Cinta de fina escarlata.
Sainho de chamalote;
Traz a vasquinha de cote.
Mais branca que a neve pura;
Vai formosa e não segura.
 
Descobre a touca a garganta,
Cabelos de ouro o trançado,
Fita de cõr de encarnado,
Tão linda que o mundo espanta;
Chove nela graça tanta
Que dá graça a formesura;
Vai formosa e não segura.



Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2011-12-01.

Notes about what "text verified" means can be found here.

Gentle Reminder
This is a personal project that I began in 1995. I receive no salary for my full-time work on it, and aside from ad revenue and copyright fees, the Archive was supported financially last year by fewer than 0.02% of our visitors. So if you found the information here useful, please consider making a donation. Your gift is greatly appreciated.
     - Emily Ezust, Founder
I also have a wishlist at Amazon.ca.

Search sheetmusicplus.com for Art song , Lieder, chansons, or works for solo voice

Browse imslp.org (Petrucci Music Library) for art songs or choral works