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Und wie vom Sturm zerstoben

Language: German (Deutsch) after the German (Deutsch)

Erzählerin (alto solo)
 Und wie vom Sturm zerstoben ist all' der Hörer Schwarm.
 Der Jüngling hat verröchelt in seines Meisters Arm;
 Der schlägt um ihn den Mantel und setzt ihn auf das Roß,
 Er bind't ihn aufrecht feste, verläßt mit ihm das Schloß.

 Doch vor dem hohen Tore, da hält der Sängergreis,
 Da faßt er seine Harfe, sie, aller Harfen Preis,
 An einer Marmorsäule, da hat er sie zerschellt;
 Dann ruft er, daß es schaurig durch Schloß und Gärten gellt:

Translation(s): ENG FRE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Johann Ludwig Uhland (1787 - 1862), "Des Sängers Fluch" CAT ENG FRE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Ferruccio Busoni, Gottfried Grunewald, Conradin Kreutzer, H. J. Vincent. Go to the text.

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

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "And as if by a storm dispersed", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Et comme sous l'effet de la tempête", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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