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Meine Lieder

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn mein Herz beginnt zu klingen
Und den Tönen löst die Schwingen,
Schweben vor mir her und wieder
Bleiche Wonnen, unvergessen
Und die Schatten von Zypressen -
Dunkel klingen meine Lieder!


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)

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

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "My songs", copyright ©
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "I miei canti", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Mes chants", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Mijn liederen", copyright © 2015, (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: 31

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My songs

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

 When my heart begins to make music
 and the vibrating loosens wondrous tones,
 there hover before me, here and there,
 pale ecstasies, unforgotten,
 and the shadows of the cypresses;
 dark is the sound of my songs!


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Authorship

  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © by Emily Ezust

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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:28
Line count: 6
Word count: 37