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La Terre

Language: French (Français)

Soumets la Terre,
Les fleurs, les bois,
Lyre ! à ta voix,
A ton mystère.

Que rien n’altère
[Les]1 saintes lois,
Soumets la Terre,
Les fleurs, les bois.

Dompte Cythère !
Charme à la fois
Le lys des rois
Et la panthère ;
Soumets la Terre !

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1 Koechlin: "Tes"

Submitted by Laura Prichard [Guest Editor]


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: 2016-08-31.
Last modified: 2016-08-31 10:08:03
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