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Bei dir sind meine Gedanken

Language: German (Deutsch)

Bei dir sind meine Gedanken
Und flattern, flattern um dich her;
sie sagen, sie hätten Heimweh,
Hier litt' es die nicht mehr.

Bei dir sind meine Gedanken
Und wollen von dir, von dir nicht fort;
sie sagen, das wär' auf Erden
Der allerschönste Ort.

Sie sagen, unlösbar hielte
Dein Zauber sie festgebannt;
sie hätten an deinen Blicken
Die Flügel sich verbrannt.


Translation(s): DUT ENG FRE ITA

List of language codes

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

  • by Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897), "Bei dir sind meine Gedanken", op. 95 (Sieben Lieder für 1 hohe Stimme -- für 1 tiefe Stimme mit Pianoforte) no. 2 (1884), published 1884 [high voice or low voice and piano], Berlin, Simrock [
     text verified 1 time
    ]

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "With you are my thoughts", copyright ©
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "I miei pensieri ti stanno accanto", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Avec toi sont mes pensées", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Bij jou zijn mijn gedachten", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:31

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I miei pensieri ti stanno accanto

Language: Italian (Italiano) after the German (Deutsch)

I miei pensieri ti stanno accanto
E volano, volano tutt'intorno a te;
dicono, che avrebbero nostalgia,
se qui non fossero più accolti.
 
I miei pensieri ti stanno accanto
E non vogliono, non vogliono più abbandonarti;
dicono, che sulla terra
è questo il posto più bello.
 
Dicono che li tieni stretti
E che il tuo incanto li ha catturati;
e che per colpa dei tuoi sguardi
le loro ali si sono bruciate.


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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Italian (Italiano) copyright © 2008 by Ferdinando Albeggiani, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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Text added to the website: 2008-12-30 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:02

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