There was an ancient monarch
Language: English after the German (Deutsch)
There was an ancient monarch
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- by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
- a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), no title, written 1830, appears in Neue Gedichte, in Neuer Frühling, no. 29 CAT FRE ITA RUS
- This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Reinhold Anschütz, Carl Banck, J. Bandisch, Ernestine de Bauduin, Hermann Bauer, Georg Felix Benkert, Carl Bial, János Bókay, Ernst James Bremner, Nicolae Bretan, Hugo Brückler, Christian Bruhn, Gerard Bunk, Anton Cohn, Bernhard Conradi, Detlef Cordes, Peter Cornelius, Cornelius Hendrick Coster, Berthold Damcke, Leopold Damrosch, Karl Yulyevich Davidov, H. Degenhardt, Ernst Degenhart, Alphons Diepenbrock, Gottfried Döring, Otto Dresel, Louis Ehlert, Gerrit Jan van Eijken, Mischa Elman, August Enna, Zdenko Antonín Václav Fibich, Gustav Emil Fischer, Arnold Gassmann, C. George, Franz von Gernerth, Friedrich Gernsheim, Adalbert von Goldschmidt, Gustav Heinrich Graben-Hoffmann, Carl Georg Peter Grädener, Edvard Grieg, Adolf Gunkel, Aleksandr Lvovich Gurilyov, Oskar Guttmann, Julius Hagemann, Alfred Hagemeyer, Hubbard William Harris, Ludwig Hartmann, Isabel Hearne, Peter Arnold Heise, Alfred Heitsch, George Henschel, Johann Herbeck, Reinhold Ludwig Herman, Michael Hertz, A. Herwalt, Wilhelm Hill, Ferdinand von Hiller, Adolf Hoffmann, Benoit Hollander, J. Hora Adema, Ludvig Irgens-Jensen, Andrés Isasi Linares, Friedrich Gustav Jansen, Eduard Jantsch, Franz Joetze, Jindrich z Albestu Kaan, Nikolay Filippovich Khristianovich, Wilhelm Killmayer, Wilhelm Kleinecke, Otto Klemperer, O. Körting, Carl Krazeisen, Julius Hermann Krigar, Diederich Krug, Friedrich Wilhelm Kücken, Paul Kuczynski, Conrad Kühner, Emil Kullmann, Johann Friedrich Bonneval de La Trobe, Gustav Lazarus, Albert Levinsohn, Joseph Liebeskind, August Lucae, Julius Mai, Ladislao de Makray, Heinrich August Marschner, Erik Meyer-Helmund, Anna Mier, Gräfin, Gregor Molitor, Emil Nauwerk, Béla Nemes Hegyi, Victor Ernst Nessler, Ernst Otto Nodnagel, H. Oesterley, Ofrossipov, Carl Orff, Gösta Percy, Carl Piutti, K. Pohl, Richard Pohl, Robert Radecke, Bruno Ramann, G. Ratschinsky, Hugo Reinhold, August Friedrich Wilhelm Reissmann, Josef Reiter, Max Renner, Alfred Richter, Franz Ries, Eduard Ringler, W. Rose, Leopold Rosenfeld, Jakob Rosenhain, Anton Grigoryevich Rubinstein, Friedrich Ernst, Graf Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Konrad Schulz-Merkel, Eduard, Freiherr von Seldeneck, Hermann Spielter, Rudi Spring, Josef Staudigl, Ernst von Stockhausen, Ferdinand Tisso, Friedrich Hieronymus Truhn, P. von Tugginer, P. von Tugginger, Paul Umlauft, Mario Van Overeem, Wenzel Heinrich Veit, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Margarete Voigt-Schweikert, Severin Warteresiewicz, Karl Weigl, Ernst Wettig-Weissenborn, Moritz Weyermann, Max Wiese, Alexander Winterberger, Richard Wintzer, Hugo Wolf, Vally Wolff-Kownačka, Philip Wolfrum, Felix von Woyrsch, Sergey Vladimirovich Yuferov, Alexander Zemlinsky, Max Zenger. 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 R. W. Fullerton CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by A. L. Eigher.
- Also set in English, a translation by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker (1845 - 1904) , "Es war ein alter König", appears in Poems Selected from Heinrich Heine, ed. by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker, London: Walter Scott, Limited, page 197, first published 1887 CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by George Frederick Boyle.
- Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Nicolae Bretan.
- Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Frank E. Down.
- Also set in English, a translation by Aaron Kramer CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Eugene Glickman.
- Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Alfred Heller.
- Also set in English, a translation by Frederick W. Bancroft CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by George W. Marston.
- Also set in English, a translation by Louis Napoleon Parker (b. 1852) CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Louis Napoleon Parker.
- Also set in English, a translation by Theodore Martin, Sir, KCB KCVO (1816 - 1909) CAT FRE ITA RUS ; composed by George Rochberg.
- Also set in French (Français), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT ENG ENG ITA RUS ; composed by Robert Caby.
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT ENG ENG FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov.
- Also set in Italian (Italiano), a translation by Bernardino Zendrini (1839 - 1879) , "Paggio e regina: Ballata" CAT ENG ENG FRE RUS ; composed by Francesco Paolo Frontini, Giovanni Sgambati.
- Also set in Polish (Polski), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT ENG ENG FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Michael Hertz.
- Also set in Romanian (Română), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT ENG ENG FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Nicolae Bretan.
- Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Aleksey Nikolayevich Pleshcheyev (1825 - 1893) , written 1845 CAT ENG ENG FRE GER ITA ; composed by Vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov.
- Also set in Ukrainian (Українська), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist CAT ENG ENG FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Borys Mykolayovych Lyatoshynsky.
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