picture of C. Monteverdi
lab51 clef icon Claudio Monteverdi
L'Orfeo
(Mantua, February 24, 1607)
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Translations of Greek Orpheus Texts

Excerpt from Virgil (Georgics).

Excerpt from Virgil (a shortened, more modern translation of the beginning of the Georgics passage).

Excerpt from Ovid (Metamorphoses).