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I Seraillets Have

Language: Danish (Dansk)

Rosen sænker sit Hoved, tungt
Af Dug og Duft,
Og Pinjerne svaje saa tyst og mat
i lumre Luft.
Kilderne vælte det tunge Sølv
I døsig Ro,
Minareterne pege mod Himlen op
I Tyrketro,
Og Halvmaanen driver saa jævnt afsted
Over det jævne Blaa,
Og den kysser Rosers og Liljers Flok,
Alle de Blomster smaa
I Seraillets Have,
I Seraillets Have.


Translation(s): ENG FRE GER GER GER GER GER SWE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Settings in other languages or adaptations:

  • Also set in English, a translation by Frederick Delius (1862 - 1934) , title unknown GER FRE SWE GER by Frederick Delius.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Jelka Rosen (Delius) (1868 - 1935) , title unknown ENG FRE SWE by Frederick Delius.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Stefan George (1868 - 1933) , title unknown ENG FRE SWE by Paul von Klenau.
  • Also set in Swedish (Svenska), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown ENG GER FRE GER by Emil Sjögren.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Wilhelm Henzen (1850 - 1910) , title 1: "Im Serail, im Garten" ENG FRE SWE by Christian Sinding.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown ENG FRE SWE by Louis Glass.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Robert Franz Arnold (originally Levisohn) (1872 - 1938) , title 1: "Im Garten des Serails" ENG FRE SWE by Clemens Erwein Heinrich Karl Bonaventura Freiherr von und zu Franckenstein.

Other available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title unknown, copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:35
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Word count: 61

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Im Garten des Serails

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Danish (Dansk)

Die Rose senkt ihr Köpfchen, schwer
Von Thau und Duft,
Und die Pinien schwanken still und matt
In schwüler Luft.
Der Quelle flüssiges Silber schleicht
Halbschlafend in des Flusses Bett,
Gen Himmel weist den Muselman
Das schlanke Minaret,
Und der Halbmond steigt empor und zieht
Still übers Meer
Und küßt die Blumen, die kleinen, all
Und der Rosen und Lilien Heer
Im Garten des Serails,
Im Garten des Serails.


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


Based on
  • a text in Danish (Dansk) by Jens Peter Jacobsen (1847 - 1885), "I Seraillets Have" ENG FRE SWE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Frederick Delius, Carl Nielsen, Christian Sinding, Wilhelm Eugen Stenhammar. Go to the text.

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Text added to the website: 2014-04-19.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:32
Line count: 14
Word count: 69