A Vucchella

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This song brings together a rather unusual combination--the poet Gabriele D'Annunzio, the Neapolitan dialect, and a very light-hearted sensuality. D'Annunzio is far better known for his heavily erotic materials such as the libretto to Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini, rather than this cheerful poem asking for a kiss. "Y... read more