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Angedenken

Language: German (Deutsch)

Von stillem Ort,
Von kühler Statt
Nahm ich mit fort
Ein Efeublatt.

Ein Requiem
Tönt leis und matt,
So oft ich nehm
Zur Hand das Blatt.

Wenn aller Schmerz
Geendet hat,
Legt mir aufs Herz
Das Efeublatt.


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 (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "Remembrance", copyright ©


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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:24
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Word count: 37

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Remembrance

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

From a quiet place,
from a cool place,
I carried away 
an ivy leaf.

I hear a requiem,
soft and weak,
whenever I pick up
that leaf.

When all my sorrow
has ended,
lay this leaf
upon my heart.


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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Peter Cornelius (1824 - 1874)
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Peter Cornelius. Go to the text.

 

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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:24
Line count: 12
Word count: 39