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Music Research Guide: Texts Set to Music + Translations
Locate online and print resources, including key databases, catalogs, Web sites, and bibliographies, as well as search strategies, locations, and a wealth of other information about music at Princeton.
Includes the librettos in Italian or German with English translations of the 7 most famous Mozart operas with authoritative historical introductions for each opera. The translations convey as precisely as possible the meaning and nuances of the original texts.
A database over 40,000 art-song texts, many of which include literal translations in English and over twenty other languages. Indexed by composer, poet, language, composer title, first line, and songs in English or English translation (title and first line).
Texts of Schubert's Lieder and Italian songs, with English translations. Attempts "to provide clear, straightforward translations that remain close to the originals with descending into stilted translation-ese."