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Air du poète

Language: French (Français)

Au pays de Papouasie
J'ai caressé la Pouasie...
La grâce que je vous souhaite
C'est de n'être pas Papouète.


Translation(s): ENG

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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)

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

  • ENG English (Peter Low) , title 1: "Song of the poet", copyright © 2001, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:28
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Word count: 19

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Song of the poet

Language: English after the French (Français)

 On the shores of Papoetan Bayee
 I stroked the skin of Poetrayee.
 For you I wish the blest condition
 of not being Papoetician.


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  • Translation from French (Français) to English copyright © 2001 by Peter Low, (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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Based on
  • a text in French (Français) by Léon-Paul Fargue (1876 - 1947)
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Alfred Erik Leslie Satie. Go to the text.

 

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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:28
Line count: 4
Word count: 24