Language: French (Français)
Albertine blanc pur.
Lapeyrouse mauve clair.
Roi des Belges carmin pur,
Roi des bleus, bleu foncé.
Mademoiselle de Malakoff jaune
vif à bouquet.
Translation(s): CAT ENG
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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 (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Hyacinths", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- CAT Catalan (Català) (Robert Garrigós) , title 1: "Els jacints", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Language: English after the French (Français)
"Albertine" - pure white.
"Lapeyrouse" - light mauve.
"King of the Belgians" - pure crimson.
"King of Blues" - dark blue.
"Mademoiselle de Malakoff" - glowingly yellow
in a bouquet.
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