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Letí straka letí

Language: Czech (Čeština)

Letí straka letí,
křídlama chlopotá,
ztratila sa sestře
košulenka z plota.
Gdo jí ju ukradl,
aj, gdyby věděla,
věckrát by se mnú
řečňovat nechtěla.
Oh, Bože, rozbože,
jak sem sa proměnil,
jak jsem své myšlenky
ve svém srdci změnil.
Co sem sa modlíval,
už sa hlava zbyla,
jak gdyby sa pískem
zhlybeň zařútila!


Translation(s): FRE GER

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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)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):


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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:36

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Word count: 53

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Une pie vole, vole

Language: French (Français) after the Czech (Čeština)

Une pie vole, vole,
bat des ailes.
On a volé à ma sœur
une chemise qui séchait à la grille.
Oh, si elle savait
qui l'a volée,
elle ne voudrait plus jamais
m'adresser la parole.
Oh mon, Dieu, mon Dieu,
combien je suis changé,
combien sont différentes
les pensées de mon cœur !
Ma tête a oublié
toutes les prières,
comme si l'on comblait
une fosse de sable !


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Submitted by Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

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Based on
  • a text in Czech (Čeština) by Ozef Kalda (1871 - 1921) GER
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Leoš Janáček. 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)

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Text added to the website: 2018-02-12 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-02-12 05:17:47

Line count: 16
Word count: 69