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An die Entfernte

Language: German (Deutsch)

So hab ich wirklich dich verloren?
Bist du, o [Schöne]1, mir entflohn?
Noch klingt in den gewohnten Ohren
Ein jedes Wort, ein jeder Ton.

So wie des Wandrers Blick am Morgen
Vergebens in die Lüfte dringt,
Wenn, in dem blauen Raum verborgen,
Hoch über ihm die Lerche singt:

So dringet ängstlich hin und wieder
Durch Feld und Busch und Wald mein Blick;
Dich rufen alle meine Lieder;
O komm, Geliebte, mir zurück.


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG FRE ITA POL SPA

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1 Ludwig Berger: "Teure"

Submitted by Emily Ezust

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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)

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Other available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "To the distant one", copyright ©
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Ariel E. Ramos) , title 1: "A la distante", copyright © 2004, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Aan de vertrokkene", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , title 1: "A colei che se n'è andata", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "À celle qui est loin", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , title 1: "A la allunyada", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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À celle qui est loin

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Alors t'ai‑je vraiment perdue ?
T'es‑tu, ô ma [belle]1, enfuie de moi ?
Dans mon oreille accoutumée sonne encore
Chaque mot, chaque accent.

Comme le regard du promeneur le matin
Perce en vain les cieux,
Lorsque cachée dans l'espace azuré,
Loin au-dessus de lui, chante l'alouette :

Ainsi, anxieux, parfois je fouille
De mon regard champs, bois et forêts ;
Tous mes chants t'appellent ;
Ô ma chérie, reviens vers moi.


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1 Berger : "chère"

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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to French (Français) copyright © 2009 by Pierre Mathé, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., please ask the copyright-holder(s) directly.

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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832), "An die Entfernte", written 1788 CAT DUT ENG ITA POL SPA
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Johann Anton André, Ludwig Berger, Henk Bijvanck, Johann Heinrich Carl Bornhardt, Moritz, Graf von Dietrichstein, Robert Emmerich, Georg Gerson, Karl Friedrich Ludwig Hellwig, Konrad Heubner, Carl August Heymann-Rheineck, Franz Hünten, Josephine Lang, Arnold Mendelssohn, Friedrich August Naubert, Robert Radecke, Benedikt Randhartinger, Johann Friedrich Reichardt, Franz Rudolph, Friedrich Schaffner, Louis Schlottmann, Franz Peter Schubert, Václav Jan Křtitel Tomášek, Karl Friedrich Zelter, Hermann Karl Josef Zilcher, Winfried Zillig. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2009-01-17.
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