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Language: Moravian (Moravština)

Ach, co je to za slavine, co tak pěkně, pěkně spiva?
Ach, to je můj najmilejší, ze mne se vysmiva.

Ty se ze mne něvysmivej, z chudobnej siroty,
choť ja němam žadnych peněz, ani žadne šaty.

Jenom ten vínek zeleny, kery mam na hlavě,
a ten jeden šuraneček, kery mam na sobě.

Translation(s): GER

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Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani


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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Text added to the website: 2007-11-25 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:31

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Das Seidenband

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Moravian (Moravština)

Ach, was ist das für ein Vöglein, singt so lieblich?
Ach, das ist mein Allerliebster, aber er verhöhnt mich.

Liebster, sollst mich nicht verlachen, daß ich so ärmlich bin, 
Daß ich keine Taler habe, und auch keine Kleider. 

Nur das grüne Kränzlein, das ich trag auf meinem Kopfe,
Und das einz'ge Röcklein, das ich trag an meinem Leibe. 

Translation(s): FRE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


Based on
  • a text in Moravian (Moravština) from Volkslieder (Folksongs) , from a collection of Moravian folk songs compiled by František Sušil
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Antonín Dvořák. 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)

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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Le ruban de soie", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2009-10-01 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:23

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Word count: 58