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Vergiftet sind meine Lieder;

Language: German (Deutsch)

Vergiftet sind meine Lieder; -
Wie könnt es anders sein?
Du hast mir ja Gift gegossen
Ins blühende Leben hinein.

Vergiftet sind meine Lieder; -
Wie könnt es anders sein?
Ich trag' im Herzen viel Schlangen,
Und dich, Geliebte mein.



Translation(s): RUS ENG RUS FRE HEB ENG SPA FRE POR IRI FRE

Confirmed with Heinrich Heine, Buch der Lieder, Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg, 1827, page 155.


Submitted by Emily Ezust and Pierre Mathé

Authorship


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 Russian (Русский), a translation by Nikolai Aleksandrovich Dobrolyubov (1836 - 1861) IRI ENG POR FRE SPA ENG FRE HEB by Aleksandr Konstantinovich Glazunov.
  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Lev Aleksandrovich Mey (1822 - 1862) IRI ENG POR FRE SPA ENG FRE HEB by Aleksandr Porfir'yevich Borodin.
  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist IRI RUS ENG POR SPA RUS ENG HEB by Akhilles Nikolayevich Alferaki.
  • Also set in Hebrew (עברית), a translation by Shlomo Tanny IRI RUS ENG POR FRE SPA RUS ENG FRE by Shimon Cohen.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Aaron Kramer IRI RUS POR FRE SPA RUS FRE HEB by Irwin Heilner.
  • Also set in Spanish (Español), a translation by E. F. Sanz , from Canciones de Enrique Heine, published 1857 IRI RUS ENG POR FRE RUS ENG FRE HEB by Alfonso de Silva.

Other available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "Poisoned are my songs", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Mes chants sont empoisonnés", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • POR Portuguese (Português) (Margarida Moreno) , title 1: "As minhas canções estão envenenadas", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • IRI Irish (Gaelic) [singable] (Gabriel Rosenstock) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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