Viens à ton balcon (Gelli, Ettore)
English / Italian
Louis Charles Elson (1848–1920), English text (translator and editor)
Europa: A collection of Foreign Songs, No.20.
Boston: Arthur P. Schmidt, 1885. Plate A.P.S. & Co. 696-5.
"Edited and adapted" as well as translated, according to first page.
|Work Title||Viens à ton balcon|
|Alternative Title||Affaciati al balcone ; Come to thy window: Serenade|
|First Publication||1881 or earlier – Paris: Durand|
|Additional Copyright Info||Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France , 10 December 1881.|
|Librettist||Stéphan Bordèse (1847–1919) (French words) / Luigi Capranica (1821–1891) (Italian words)|
|Language||French / Italian|
|Dedication||(possibly Adelaide Ristori)|
Not sure whether the French or Italian version is primary, as Gelli may have been living in France by that time. (1881 - 10 December 1881 Bibliographie de la France.)