Aus der Heimat hinter den Blitzen rot
Language: German (Deutsch)
Aus der Heimat hinter den Blitzen rot
Da kommen die Wolken her,
Aber Vater und Mutter sind lange tot,
Es kennt mich dort [keiner]1 mehr.
Wie bald, wie bald kommt die stille Zeit,
Da ruhe ich auch, und über mir
[Rauschet]2 die schöne Waldeinsamkeit,
Und keiner [mehr kennt mich auch]3 hier.
Translation(s): DUT ENG ENG FRE HEB ITA NOR POR SPA SPA
H. Eisler sets stanza 1
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Note: the first stanza was quoted as part of a text set by Einem.
1 Eisler: "niemand"
2 Brahms, Schumann: "rauscht"
3 Brahms, Schumann: "kennt mich mehr"
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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)
- by Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897), "In der Fremde", op. 3 (Sechs Gesänge für Tenor oder Sopran mit Pianoforte) no. 5 (1852), published 1854 [soprano or tenor and piano], Leipzig, Breitkopf und Härtel [ sung text checked 1 time]
- by Otto Claudius (1795 - 1877), "Aus der Heimath", op. 38 (6 Lieder. 2. Heft) no. 4, published 1870 [voice and piano], Hamburg, Niemeyer [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
- by Hanns Eisler (1898 - 1962), "Erinnerung an Eichendorff und Schumann", 1943, stanza 1, from Hollywooder Liederbuch, no. 36. [ sung text checked 1 time]
- by Carl Lewy (1823 - 1883), "In der Fremde", op. 54 no. 9, published 1879 [voice and piano], from Zehn Lieder für 1 Singstimme mit Pianoforte, no. 9, Leipzig, Kistner [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
- by Anna Mier, Gräfin , "In der Fremde", published 1879 [voice and piano], from Drei Lieder für 1 Singstimme mit Pianoforte, no. 1, Wien, Wessely [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
- by Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856), "In der Fremde", op. 39 no. 1 (1840), published 1842 [voice and piano], from Liederkreis von Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, no. 1, Wien, Haslinger [ sung text checked 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ENG English (Emily Ezust) , no title, copyright ©
- ENG English [singable] (Shula Keller) , "Far from home", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "À l'étranger", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- HEB Hebrew (עברית) (Max Mader) , "בנכר", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , "In terra straniera", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- NOR Norwegian (Bokmål) (Marianne Beate Kielland) , "I fremmed land", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- POR Portuguese (Português) (Elke Beatriz Riedel) , "No estrangeiro", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- SPA Spanish (Español) (Diego S. Loyola) , no title, copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- SPA Spanish (Español) (Elisa Rapado) , copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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In terra straniera
Language: Italian (Italiano) after the German (Deutsch)
Dalla patria, dietro il rosso dei fulmini,
ecco, si avvicinano le nubi,
ma mio padre e mia madre sono morti da tempo,
nessuno là più mi conosce.
Quando, ah presto, viene il tempo quieto,
in cui riposo anch'io, e su di me
risuona la bella solitudine del bosco,
e nessuno qui più mi conosce.
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- a text in German (Deutsch) by Josef Karl Benedikt von Eichendorff (1788 - 1857), "In der Fremde", appears in Gedichte, in 5. Totenopfer, first appeared in the novella "Viel Lärmen um nichts" (1833) DUT ENG ENG FRE HEB NOR POR SPA SPA
- This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Johannes Brahms, Otto Claudius, Hanns Eisler, Carl Lewy, Anna Mier, Gräfin, Robert Schumann. Go to the text.
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