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An die Entfernte

Language: German (Deutsch)

So hab ich wirklich dich verloren?
Bist du, o [Schöne]1, mir entflohn?
Noch klingt in den gewohnten Ohren
Ein jedes Wort, ein jeder Ton.

So wie des Wandrers Blick am Morgen
Vergebens in die Lüfte dringt,
Wenn, in dem blauen Raum verborgen,
Hoch über ihm die Lerche singt:

So dringet ängstlich hin und wieder
Durch Feld und Busch und Wald mein Blick;
Dich rufen alle meine Lieder;
O komm, Geliebte, mir zurück.


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG FRE ITA POL SPA

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1 Ludwig Berger: "Teure"

Submitted by Emily Ezust

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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 or adaptations:

Other available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "To the distant one", copyright ©
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Ariel E. Ramos) , title 1: "A la distante", copyright © 2004, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Aan de vertrokkene", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , title 1: "A colei che se n'è andata", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "À celle qui est loin", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , title 1: "A la allunyada", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:30
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Aan de vertrokkene

Language: Dutch (Nederlands) after the German (Deutsch)

Dus heb ik werk'lijk je verloren?
Ben jij, o schoonheid, mij ontvlucht?
Steeds meen ik nog jouw stem te horen,
Nog ieder woord, nog elke zucht.

Zoals men, wand'lend in de morgen,
Vergeefs met 't oog de lucht doordringt,
Als in het ruime blauw verborgen,
Hoog boven ons de leeuw'rik zingt:

Zo tracht mijn blik jou weer te vangen
In veld en bos, beangst en vlug;
Om jou roep ik in al, [ja, al] mijn zangen:
O kom, geliefde, naar mij t'rug.


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  • Singable translation from German (Deutsch) to Dutch (Nederlands) copyright © 2006 by Lau Kanen, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832), "An die Entfernte", written 1788 CAT ENG FRE ITA POL SPA
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Johann Anton André, Ludwig Berger, Henk Bijvanck, Johann Heinrich Carl Bornhardt, Moritz, Graf von Dietrichstein, Robert Emmerich, Georg Gerson, Karl Friedrich Ludwig Hellwig, Konrad Heubner, Carl August Heymann-Rheineck, Franz Hünten, Josephine Lang, Arnold Mendelssohn, Friedrich August Naubert, Robert Radecke, Benedikt Randhartinger, Johann Friedrich Reichardt, Franz Rudolph, Friedrich Schaffner, Louis Schlottmann, Franz Peter Schubert, Václav Jan Křtitel Tomášek, Karl Friedrich Zelter, Hermann Karl Josef Zilcher, Winfried Zillig. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2006-04-05.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:18
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