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Die Fliege

Language: German (Deutsch) after the English

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Based on
  • a text in English by William Blake (1757 - 1827), "The fly", appears in Songs of Innocence and Experience, in Songs of Experience, no. 10, first published 1794 FRE RUS
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): James R. Adler, Jeff Alexander, Violet Balestreri Archer, Rodney Ash, Granville Ransome Bantock, Sir, Seymour Barab, Maximilian Beckschäfer, William Bolcom, Hayg Boyadjian, Havergal Brian, Benjamin Britten, James Henry Baseden Butt, John Alden Carpenter, Barney Childs, Alice Upton Close, William W. Colson, John H. Corina, Elyse Donathan Curtis, Dorothy Carter Drennan, Vernon Duke, David Andross Farquhar, Donato D. Fornuto, Maurice Green, Ole Carsten Green, David Haines, Alfred Matthew Hale, Gary Michael Higginson, Arthur Hinton, Wilfred Josephs, David Stevenson Kechley, Antoinette Kirkwood, Dorothy Hill Klotzman, Meyer Kupferman, Huub de Lange, Henry George Ley, Ruth Margaret Lomon, Michael Richard Miller, Oskar Morawetz, Frederick A. Mueller, Horace Ian Parrott, Mark Raphael, Louisa Raymond, George Rochberg, Sarah L. Rodgers, Michael Edward Rose, Gerard Schürmann, Leif Segerstam, Elie Siegmeister, Irene Silbert, Netty Simons, Dmitri Nikolaevich Smirnov, Øistein Sommerfeldt, Christopher Steel, John Austin Sykes, Anthony J. Taffs, David Evan Thomas, Gerard Victory, Carl Paul Vollrath, Philip George Wilkinson, Malcolm Benjamin Graham Christopher Williamson, Philip Gordon Winsor, William Brocklesby Wordsworth. 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)

  • by Karl Habenicht (b. 1956), "Die Fliege", op. 4 no. 1 (1985) [high voice and piano]

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