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The bony fiddler

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

The maiden sleeps on her pillow
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Authorship

  • by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), no title, appears in Buch der Lieder, in Die Heimkehr, no. 22 FRE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Karl Oskar Alwin, Franz Blumenberg, Hermann Drechsler, L. Engel, Zdenko Antonín Václav Fibich, Sigismund Goldschmidt, Ernst Kölz, Franz Paul Lachner, Richard Levitt, E. van der Leyen, Moses Pergament, N. Potolovskii, Alfred Reisenauer, Anton Rückauf, L. Sadler, Winfried Schreiter, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen. Go to the text.

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

  • by Max Heinrich (1853 - 1916), "The bony fiddler", published 1913 [voice, piano, and violin], from Three songs, no. 1.

Settings in other languages:

  • Also set in German (Deutsch), original text by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856) , no title, from Buch der Lieder, in Die Heimkehr, no. 22 ENG FRE ENG by Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Karl Oskar Alwin, Franz Blumenberg, Hermann Drechsler, L. Engel, Zdenko Antonín Václav Fibich, Sigismund Goldschmidt, Ernst Kölz, Franz Paul Lachner, Richard Levitt, E. van der Leyen, Moses Pergament, N. Potolovskii, Alfred Reisenauer, Anton Rückauf, L. Sadler, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Winfried Schreiter.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Emma Lazarus (1849 - 1887) , title 1: "Die Jungfrau schläft in der Kammer", from Poems Selected from Heinrich Heine, ed. by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker, pages 95-96, published 1887 FRE by William Gardiner Hammond.

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