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White his shroud as the mountain snow

Language: English

White his shroud as the mountain snow,
Larded with sweet flowers;
Which bewept to the grave did go
With true-love showers.


Translation(s): FRE GER GER

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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)

Settings in other languages or adaptations:

  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by August Wilhelm Schlegel (1767 - 1845) , title unknown ITA FRE by Johannes Brahms.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown FRE by Eduard Lassen.

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Text added to the website: 2003-11-26.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:01
Line count: 4
Word count: 21

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Son linceul blanc comme la neige des...

Language: French (Fran├žais) after the English

Son linceul blanc comme la neige des monts
Est tout garni de suaves fleurs.
Il est allé au tombeau sans recevoir l'averse
Des larmes de l'amour.


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Submitted by Guy Laffaille

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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)

    [ None yet in the database ]


Text added to the website: 2011-04-30.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:21
Line count: 4
Word count: 26