Fili mi, Absalon
Fili mi Absalom, fili mi Absalom,
Quis mihi tribuat ut ego moriar pro te
Absalom, fili mi, fili mi.
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2 Samuel 19:1
Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Guy Laffaille [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)
Set in a modified version by Josquin des Prez.
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Mon fils, Absalom", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2014-06-23.
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Mon fils, Absalom
Language: French (Français) after the Latin
Mon fils, Absalom, mon fils, Abasalom,
Qui m'accorderait que je sois mort à ta place toi.
Mon fils, Absalom, mon fils, Abasalom.
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