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They have vexed me long and sorely

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

They have vexed me long and sorely
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  • by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), no title, appears in Buch der Lieder, in Lyrisches Intermezzo, no. 47 FRE FRE FRE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Albert Ernst Anton Becker, Th. Bredsdorff, César Antonovich Cui, Don Forsythe, Giovanni Battista Gordigiani, Oskar Guttmann, Robert von Hornstein, Rudolf Horwitz, Imberd, Kachanov, Arseny Nikolayevich Koreshchenko, Ernst Hermann Meyer, Gottfried Preyer, Korstiaan Stougie, Anna Stubenberg, Gräfin, Sigismund Thalberg, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Georg Vierling, H. von Wallner. 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)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist FRE FRE FRE ; composed by Alfred Heller.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist FRE FRE FRE ; composed by Constantin Silvestri.
  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by Marc Legrand (1865 - 1908) ; composed by Francisco de Lacerda.
  • Also set in Hebrew (עברית), a translation by Shlomo Tanny FRE FRE FRE ; composed by Shimon Cohen.

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