An old song
Language: English after the French (Français)
If a lovely lawn there be
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- Singable translation by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
- a text in French (Français) by Victor Marie Hugo (1802 - 1885), title 1: "S'il est un charmant gazon", title 2: "Nouvelle chanson sur un vieil air", appears in Les Chants du Crépuscule, no. 22, first published 1834 CHI GER ITA
- This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Giulio Alary, Joseph Henry Altès, Frédéric Binet, Frédéric d'Erlanger, Baron, dit Regnal, Gabriel Fauré, César Franck, Jan Karol Gall, Lucien Hillemacher, Paul Hillemacher, Eugène Hutoy, Anatole Lionnet, Franz Liszt, Jules Massenet, Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, Alexis Jean Hubert Rostand, Gabriel de Saint-Quentin, Charles Camille Saint-Saëns, Paul Vidal, Charles Marie Jean Albert Widor. Go to the text.
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