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Schlimme Zeichen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Im Walde, da flüstern
Die Bäume so bang,
Und der Wind streicht so scheu
An den Hängen entlang,
Und die Sonne am Himmel,
Die leuchtet so roth --
O weh meiner Seele
Mein Liebster ist todt.


Translation(s): FRE

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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)

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

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Mauvais signe", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2011-07-07.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:26
Line count: 8
Word count: 35

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Mauvais signe

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Dans la forêt chuchotent
Les arbres si effrayants
Et le vent si farouche passe
Le long des versants,
Et au ciel le soleil
Brille si rouge.
Ô, malheur à mon âme,
Mon bien-aimé est mort.


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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Anna (Nuhn) Ritter (1865 - 1921), "Schlimme Zeichen", appears in Nach Jahren, no. 36
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Walter Courvoisier, Louise Pauline Marie Héritte-Viardot. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2018-04-08.
Last modified: 2018-04-08 10:11:21
Line count: 8
Word count: 35