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Ne poj, krasavica, pri mne

Language: Russian (Русский)

Ne poj, krasavica, pri mne
Ty pesen Gruzii pechal'noj;
Napominajut mne [one]1
Druguju zhizn' i bereg dal'nij.

Uvy, napominajut mne
Tvoi zhestokije napevy
I step', i noch', i pri lune
Cherty dalekoj, bednoj devy!

Ja [prizrak]2 milyj, rokovoj,
Tebja uvidev, zabyvaju;
No ty pojosh', i predo mnoj
Jego ja vnov' voobrazhaju.

Ne poj, krasavica, pri mne
Ty pesen Gruzii pechal'noj;
Napominajut mne [one]1
Druguju zhizn' i bereg dal'nij.

Translation(s): ENG FRE GER ITA

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M. Glinka sets stanzas 1-2

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1 The modern spelling is "oni"
2 Rimsky-Korsakov: "obraz"

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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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  • ENG English (Anton Bespalov) (Rianne Stam) , "Do not sing, my beauty, to me", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Non cantarmi mia bellezza", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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