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Les donneurs de sérénades

Language: French (Français)

Les donneurs de sérénades
Et les belles écouteuses
Échangent des propos fades
Sous les ramures chanteuses.

C'est Tircis et c'est Aminte,
Et c'est l'éternel Clitandre,
Et c'est Damis qui pour mainte
Cruelle [fait]1 maint vers tendre.

Leurs courtes vestes de soie,
Leurs longues robes à queues,
Leur élégance, leur joie
Et leurs molles ombres bleues,

Tourbillonnent dans l'extase
D'une lune rose et grise,
Et la mandoline jase
Parmi les frissons de brise.


Translation(s): CHI ENG ENG ENG GER GER GER SPA

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1 Fauré, Hahn: "fit"

Submitted by Nicolas Gounin

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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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  • CHI Chinese (汉语 / 漢語) (Mei Foong Ang) , copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , no title, copyright ©
  • ENG English (Leonard Lehrman) , "Mandolin", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Alfredo García) , "Mandolina", copyright © 2004, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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小夜曲的彈奏者/ 以及那些正在聽曲子的漂亮女士們

Language: Chinese (中文) after the French (Français)

小夜曲的彈奏者
以及那些正在聽曲子的漂亮女士們
在互相交換著平淡的話題
在那如歌作響的枝葉下

那裡有迪爾西斯阿曼特
以及那永恆的克利丹特
還有達密斯, 
他曾為了許多無情的女人, 
寫過許多柔情的詩。

她們穿著著絲般輕柔的短衣,
以及搖曳的長袍。
她們是優雅的,歡樂的,
她們有著柔和的藍色的身影。

在狂喜中旋繞,
在粉紅與灰色的月光下,
在曼陀林的細細低語中,
也在微風中,顫抖著。


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Translations of title(s):
"Mandoline" = "[missing]"
"Fêtes galantes" = "[missing]"


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Based on
  • a text in French (Français) by Paul Verlaine (1844 - 1896), "Mandoline", appears in Fêtes galantes, no. 15, first published 1869 ENG ENG ENG GER SPA GER GER
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Francis de Bourguignon, René Chansarel, Reine Colaço Osorio-Swaab, Gérard Condé, Charles Cornet, as Charles Tenroc, Claude Achille Debussy, Alphons Diepenbrock, Gabriel Dupont, Gabriel Fauré, Ange Flégier, Paul Fournier, Gabriel Grovlez, Reynaldo Hahn, Robert Herberigs, Eugène-Émile Lacroix, Paul Le Flem, Bernard de Lisle, L. Marié, Bernard Panouillot, Riccardo Pick-Mangiagalli, Gil Plechoyano, Irena Regina Poldowski, Carlos Suffern, Jósef-Zygmunt Szulc. Go to the text.

 

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