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Monsieur Protopopoff

Language: French (Français)

Regardez ce Monsieur qui va
Monter en limousine
Et cause avec Viroubova
Que l'on dit sa cousine.
L'Esprit l'a comblé de ses dons
Et parle en sa parole;
Il enchante les guéridons
Et charme les consoles.


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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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)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Faith J. Cormier) , title 1: "Mr. Protopopoff", copyright © 2002, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:23
Line count: 8
Word count: 36

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Mr. Protopopoff

Language: English after the French (Français)

 Look at this gentleman 
 getting into the limousine 
 to chat with Viroubova,
 who is said to be his cousin. 
 The Spirit has filled him with its gifts 
 and speaks through him. 
 Even the tables 
 are charmed and enchanted.


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  • Translation from French (Français) to English copyright © 2002 by Faith J. Cormier, (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 French (Français) by René Chalupt (1885 - 1957)
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Darius Milhaud. Go to the text.

 

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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:23
Line count: 8
Word count: 39