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Drei Fragmente des Michelangelo

Word count: 111

Song Cycle by André Boucourechliev (1925 - 1997)

Original language: Trois fragments de Michel-Ange

1. Die Nacht spricht

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Italian (Italiano)

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Teuer ist mir der Schlaf und mehr noch, Stein zu sein,
solange Vorurteil und Schande währen;
nicht sehen und nicht hören sind mir großes Glück;
doch weck’ mich nicht, bitt’ ich, sprich leise.


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2. Amor

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Italian (Italiano)

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Amor, deine Schönheit ist unsterblich:
kein Antlitz unter uns, das dem Bild
des Herzens gleichkommt, das du entflammst, 
mit weiterem Feuer erhältst und anderen Flügeln bewegst.


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3.

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Italian (Italiano)

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Based on
  • a text in Italian (Italiano) by Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475 - 1564), no title, written 1533, appears in Rime, no. 281 FRE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): André Boucourechliev, Jeanne Leleu. Go to the text.

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Mein Feuer brennt noch in der Eiseskälte;
doch ist es mir wie Eiseskälte,
Amor, nachdem gelöst ist jetzt das unlösbare Band,
Tod ist mir, was einst Fest und Freude war.
Diese erste Liebe, die einst in Zeit und Raum gewesen -
im größten Elend ist sie eine schwere Last
der müden Seele.


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