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The Asra

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

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  • by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), "Der Asra", appears in Romanzero, in 1. Erstes Buch, in Historien, no. 15 ITA RUS
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Jacob Bachmann, David Leonard Blake, Wilhelm Brandes, Bernard van Dieren, Anton Eberhardt, Ferdinand Oskar Eichberg, Robert Emmerich, Zdenko Antonín Václav Fibich, Henry Kimball Hadley, Lukas Haug, Wilhelm Hill, Eduard Hoffschläger, Christian Frederik Emil Horneman, Jindrich z Albestu Kaan, Guy de Kervéguen, Vicomte, Wilhelm Killmayer, Adolf Fredrik Lindblad, Linev, Johann Karl Gottfried Loewe, Benjamin Wilhelm Mayer, as W. A. Rémy, Ludwig Siegfried Meinardus, Eduard de Moulin, Ernst Otto Nodnagel, Wilhelm Peterson-Berger, Max Renner, Robert de Roos, Bertrand Roth, Anton Grigoryevich Rubinstein, Nikolay Vladimirovich Shcherbachev, Frederick Stock, Moritz Weyermann, Hermann Wichmann, Sergey Vladimirovich Yuferov, Johann Baptist Zerlett. 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 Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ITA RUS ; composed by George Coleman Gow.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ITA RUS ; composed by Henry Kimball Hadley.
  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893) ENG ENG ENG ITA ; composed by Anton Grigoryevich Rubinstein.
  • Also set in Spanish (Español), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , "Un asra" ENG ENG ENG ITA RUS ; composed by Montserrat Campmany i Cortés.

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