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Die blauen Veilchen der Äugelein

Language: German (Deutsch)

Die blauen Veilchen der Äugelein, 
Die roten Rosen der Wängelein, 
Die weißen Liljen der Händchen klein, 
Die blühen und blühen noch immerfort, 
Und nur das Herzchen ist verdorrt.


Translation(s): ENG FRE FRE

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Confirmed with Heinrich Heine, Buch der Lieder, Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg, 1827, page 135.


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The violets blue of the eyes divine

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

The violets blue of the eyes divine,
And the rose of the cheeks as red as wine,
[And]1 the lilies white of the hands so fine,
They flourish and flourish from year to year,
[And]1 only the heart is withered and sere.


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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), no title, appears in Buch der Lieder, in Lyrisches Intermezzo, no. 30 FRE FRE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Theodor Bubeck, Don Forsythe, Robert Franz, W. Fried, Henrik Hennings, David M. Hollister, Rudolf Horwitz, Charles Edward Ives, Arno Kleffel, August Friedrich Martin Klughardt, Anton Grigoryevich Rubinstein, Reginald Lindsey Sweet, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, C. Wansink. Go to the text.

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Text added to the website: 2006-04-05.
Last modified: 2017-07-30 15:45:06
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