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Twas in the lovely month of May

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

Twas in the lovely month of May
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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 Lyrisches Intermezzo, no. 1 CAT DUT DUT DUT FIN FRE FRE FRE GRE HEB HEB IRI ITA ITA SPA SPA FRE ITA ROM SPA SWE UKR
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): August Ritter von Adelburg, Károly Aggházy, Th. Allekotte, Julius Alsleben, Constantin C. von Bach, Béla Bartók, Wilhelm Baumgartner, Rafael Behn, E. M. Benson, Nicolai Berendt, Gustav Bergmann, Alfred Blume, Moninia Luax Botsford, Wenzel Theodor Bradsky, Albert Bratfisch, Hans Bronsart, Moritz Brosig, Gerard Bunk, Maurice Georg Chemin-Petit, Hans Decker, Anton Deprosse, Friedrich Wilhelm Dietz, Felix von Dwelshauvers-Déry, Catharinus Elling, M. Ender, Otto Fiebach, Ernst Paul Flügel, Richard Flury, Don Forsythe, Robert Franz, H. Fuchs, Gerald M. Ginsburg, Gustav Heinrich Graben-Hoffmann, Ferdinand Gumbert, Hans Haeberlein, J. Ch. W. Hahn, Knut Håkanson, Ivar Hallström, William Gardiner Hammond, Ludwig Hartmann, Paul Hassenstein, Wilhelm Heinefetter, Richard Heinze, Heinrich Henkel, Henrik Hennings, Hedwig Hertz, Johann Heuchemer, Marie Hinrichs, K. Hofmann, J. A. Holtzmann, A. Honndorf, Oswald Horlacher, Heinrich Huber, Homer Corliss Humphrey, Peter Ivers, Peter Janssens, Wilhelm Killmayer, Friedrich [Fritz] Kirchner, Martin Klassert, Otto Adolf Klauwell, August Friedrich Martin Klughardt, Joh. Koffka, Henning Karl Adam von Koss, Franz Krežma, Friedrich Wilhelm Kücken, Paul Kuczynski, Franz Paul Lachner, Adolf, Baron von Lauer, Henry J. Lautz, Louis Lavater, Reinbert de Leeuw, F. G. Liebing, Ernst Löwenberg, Franz Josef Löwenstamm, A. Luda, G. W. Mackrodt, Gustav Mahler, Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel, Gustav Adolf Merkel, Jan Wilhelm Morthenson, Henry Muldrow, Fredric Myrow, Karl Guido Nakonz, Emil Naumann, Victor Ernst Nessler, Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, Gary Noland, Paul Christian Georg Pabst, Chr. R. Petersen, Dávid Popper, Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, James P. Prior, J. Renaud, Hermann Julius Richter, James Hotchkiss Rogers, Jakob Rosenhain, Julius Schäffer, G. Scheller, Heinrich Schnell, Hermann Schreyer, Robert Alexander Schumann, Alwin Schutzer, Robert Schwalm, Hilarius Freiherr von Siegroth, Johan August Söderman, Leopold Sprowacker, Wilhelm Steifensand, Emil Steinkühler, Wilhelm Eugen Stenhammar, Oscar Strasnoy, Anton Urspruch, Frank Valentin Van der Stucken, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Arnold Wehner, Max Werner, Maude Valérie White, Carl Friedrich Wilhelm, Theodor Winkelmann, A. Woeltge, Z. Ziegler. 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 Harry Woollett , "Twas in the lovely month of May", published 1928.

Settings in other languages:

  • Also set in German (Deutsch), original text by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856) , no title, from Buch der Lieder, in Lyrisches Intermezzo, no. 1 DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ENG ITA FRE FIN ENG ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Béla Bartók, Catharinus Elling, Robert Franz, William Gardiner Hammond, Ludwig Hartmann, Friedrich Wilhelm Kücken, Franz Paul Lachner, Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel, Victor Ernst Nessler, Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, Dávid Popper, James Hotchkiss Rogers, Robert Alexander Schumann, Johan August Söderman, Maude Valérie White, Frank Valentin Van der Stucken, Wilhelm Baumgartner, Wilhelm Killmayer, Anton Urspruch, Hans Bronsart, Gustav Bergmann, August Ritter von Adelburg, Károly Aggházy, Th. Allekotte, Julius Alsleben, Constantin C. von Bach, Henry J. Lautz, Rafael Behn, E. M. Benson, Nicolai Berendt, Alfred Blume, Moninia Luax Botsford, Wenzel Theodor Bradsky, Albert Bratfisch, Moritz Brosig, Gerard Bunk, Maurice Georg Chemin-Petit, Hans Decker, Anton Deprosse, Friedrich Wilhelm Dietz, Felix von Dwelshauvers-Déry, M. Ender, Otto Fiebach, Richard Flury, Ernst Paul Flügel, Don Forsythe, H. Fuchs, Gerald M. Ginsburg, Gustav Heinrich Graben-Hoffmann, Ferdinand Gumbert, Hans Haeberlein, J. Ch. W. Hahn, Ivar Hallström, Paul Hassenstein, Knut Håkanson, Wilhelm Heinefetter, Richard Heinze, Henrik Hennings, Hedwig Hertz, Marie Hinrichs, K. Hofmann, J. A. Holtzmann, A. Honndorf, Oswald Horlacher, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Heinrich Huber, Homer Corliss Humphrey, Peter Ivers, Peter Janssens, Friedrich [Fritz] Kirchner, Martin Klassert, Otto Adolf Klauwell, August Friedrich Martin Klughardt, Joh. Koffka, Henning Karl Adam von Koss, Franz Krežma, Paul Kuczynski, Adolf, Baron von Lauer, Louis Lavater, Reinbert de Leeuw, F. G. Liebing, Ernst Löwenberg, Franz Josef Löwenstamm, A. Luda, G. W. Mackrodt, Gustav Mahler, Gustav Adolf Merkel, Jan Wilhelm Morthenson, Henry Muldrow, Fredric Myrow, Karl Guido Nakonz, Emil Naumann, Gary Noland, Paul Christian Georg Pabst, Chr. R. Petersen, Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, James P. Prior, J. Renaud, Hermann Julius Richter, Jakob Rosenhain, Julius Schäffer, G. Scheller, Heinrich Schnell, Hermann Schreyer, Alwin Schutzer, Hilarius Freiherr von Siegroth, Leopold Sprowacker, Wilhelm Steifensand, Emil Steinkühler, Wilhelm Eugen Stenhammar, Arnold Wehner, Max Werner, Carl Friedrich Wilhelm, Theodor Winkelmann, A. Woeltge, Z. Ziegler, Johann Heuchemer, Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, Robert Schwalm, Maude Valérie White, Heinrich Henkel, Oscar Strasnoy.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Jacques Ahrem , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by William Gardiner Hammond.
  • Also set in Hebrew (עברית), a translation by Isaac Katznelson , title unknown DUT IRI SPA GRE CAT ENG ITA FRE FIN ENG ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Samuel Alman.
  • Also set in Italian (Italiano), a translation by Bernardino Zendrini (1839 - 1879) , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ENG FRE FIN ENG ROM SWE FRE UKR SPA by Guglielmo Andreoli, Luigi Ferrari Trecate.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Jean Wright , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by John Ford Barbour.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Bertha Raab , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Henry J. Lautz.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Theodore Martin, Sir, KCB KCVO (1816 - 1909) , title 1: "Im wunderschönen Monat Mai", from Poems Selected from Heinrich Heine, ed. by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker, London: Walter Scott, Limited, pages 54-55, published 1887 DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Henry Kimball Hadley, Alice Barnett, Garnet Wolseley Cox.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Francesca J. Ferrari , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodora of Great Britain and Ireland, Princess Henry of Battenberg.
  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by Gérard Labrunie (1808 - 1855) , no title, from Intermezzo lyrique, no. 1 DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ENG ITA FIN ENG ROM ITA SWE UKR SPA by Marcel Bertrand.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Edward Bruce.
  • Also set in Romanian (Română), a translation by St. O. Iosif , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ENG ITA FRE FIN ENG ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Sabin Vasile Drăgoi.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Florence Gilbert , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Florence Gilbert.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Henry Franklin Belknap Gilbert.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Louis Lavater.
  • Also set in Ukrainian (Українська), a translation by Larisa Petrivna Kosach-Kvitka (1871 - 1913) , under the pseudonym Lesja Ukrajinka, title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ENG ITA FRE FIN ENG ROM ITA SWE FRE SPA by Mykola Vitaliyovych Lysenko.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Frederick W. Bancroft , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by George W. Marston.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Carlo Minetti.
  • Also set in English, a translation possibly by Theodore Martin, Sir, KCB KCVO (1816 - 1909) DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Osborne Roberts.
  • Also set in English, a translation by James Hotchkiss Rogers (1857 - 1940) , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by James Hotchkiss Rogers.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Ross.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Frank E. Sawyer.
  • Also set in Swedish (Svenska), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ENG ITA FRE FIN ENG ROM ITA FRE UKR SPA by Johan August Söderman.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Wilhelm J. Stabler.
  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ENG ITA FIN ENG ROM ITA SWE UKR SPA by Z. Ziegler.
  • Also set in Spanish (Español), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown, copyright © DUT IRI HEB GRE CAT ENG ITA FRE FIN ENG ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR by Andrés Gaos.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Maude Valérie White (1855 - 1937) , title 1: "'Twas in the lovely month of May" DUT IRI HEB SPA GRE CAT ITA FRE FIN ROM ITA SWE FRE UKR SPA by Maude Valérie White.

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