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Semele, Semele

Language: Swedish (Svenska)

Semele, Semele,
vem narrade dig, du kära,
att älskarens anlet se?
Ej kommer man makter nära,
om icke för att dem be.

Semele, Semele,
din älskare kom i glansen
bland väsande blixtar ställd,
din brudkrans blev offerkransen;
nu brinner du opp i hans eld.

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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)

Text added to the website: 2008-09-12.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:52
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Word count: 44

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