White his shroud as the mountain snow
White his shroud as the mountain snow,
Larded with sweet flowers;
Which bewept to the grave did go
With true-love showers.
Translation(s): FRE GER GER
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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)
Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by August Wilhelm Schlegel (1767 - 1845) FRE FRE ITA ; composed by Johannes Brahms.
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist FRE ; composed by Eduard Lassen.
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