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Matin d'octobre

Language: French (Français)

C'est l'heure exquise et matinale
Que rougit un soleil soudain. 
A travers la brume automnale 
Tombent les feuilles du jardin.

Leur chute est lente. Ou peut les suivre 
Du regard en reconnaissant
Le chêne à sa feuille de cuivre, 
L'érable à sa feuille de sang.

Les dernières, les plus rouillées, 
Tombent des branches dépouillées : 
Mais ce n'est pas l'hiver encor.

Une blonde lumière arrose 
La nature, et, dans l'air tout rose,
On croirait qu'il neige de l'or.


Translation(s): CZE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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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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Text added to the website: 2015-07-04 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2015-07-04 23:48:10

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Word count: 78

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Jitro v říjnu

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

Je časně z rána, chvíle snivá,
již náhle zbarvil slunce nach,
mhou podjeseně, zřím, jak splývá
se stromů listí v zahradách.
Tak zvolna padá; za ním hledě
zrak rozeznává pátravý
list z dubu podle barvy mědě
a lístek jilmu krvavý.
Hle, poslední jak rudě planou
a s holých větví tiše kanou!
Leč není tady ještě zima.
Ve plavém světle všecko leží,
svět ve růžovém vzduchu dřímá,
jímž, myslil bys, že zlato sněží.


Confirmed with Poesie francouzská nové doby. Překlad Jaroslav Vrchlický, Praha : Ed. Grégr, 1877, page 82.


Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

Authorship


Based on
  • a text in French (Français) by François Coppée (1842 - 1908), "Matin d'octobre", written 1874, appears in Le cahier rouge, first published 1874
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Théodore Dubois, Henri Marteau. Go to the text.

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Text added to the website: 2019-05-13 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2019-05-13 12:44:49

Line count: 14
Word count: 72