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Wenn durch die Piazetta

Language: German (Deutsch) after the English

Wenn durch die Piazetta
Die Abendluft weht,
[Dann]1 weißt du, Ninetta,
Wer wartend [hier]2 steht.
Du weißt, wer trotz Schleier
Und Maske dich kennt,
[Wie Amor die Venus
Am Nachtfirmament.]3

Ein Schifferkleid trag' ich
Zur selbigen Zeit,
Und zitternd dir sag' ich:
„Das Boot [liegt]4 bereit!
[O, komm’! jetzt, wo Lune’n]5
Noch Wolken umziehn,
Laß durch die Lagunen,
[Mein Leben,]6 uns fliehn!“


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG ENG FRE ITA ITA

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Confirmed with Ferdinand Freiligrath's sämmtliche Werke, Dritter Band, New-York: Verlag von Friedrich Gerhard, 1858, page 326.

1 Sommer: "So"
2 Sommer: "dort"
3 Fischhof, Mendelssohn: "Du weisst, wie die Sehnsucht / Im Herzen mir brennt." ; Sommer: "Du weisst, wie die Sehnsucht / Im Herzen hier brennt."
4 Fischhof, Mendelssohn, Sommer: "ist"
5 Schumann: "O komm, wo den Mond"
6 Fischhof, Mendelssohn, Sommer: "Geliebte"

Submitted by Sharon Krebs

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

  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "Quando per la Piazzetta", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (Shula Keller) , title 1: "When through the piazzetta", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Chant vénitien II", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Marta Garcia Cadena) , copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2003-11-13.
Last modified: 2016-02-08 13:15:13
Line count: 16
Word count: 62

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Quan a través de la piazetta

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

Quan a través de la piazetta
Bufa l'aire del vespre,
Llavors tu saps, Ninetta
Qui espera aquí
Tu saps, qui malgrat el teu vel
I mascara, et coneix,
Com Amor coneix Venus
En el Firmament.

Porto un vestit de gondoler
A cada hora
I tremolant et dic:
La nostra barca està preparada!
Oh vine ara, mentre la lluna
Es coberta de núvols
Deixa que a través de les llacunes,
Estimada, llisquem!


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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Catalan (Català) copyright © 2011 by Marta Garcia Cadena, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.

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  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Ferdinand Freiligrath (1810 - 1876), "When through the Piazetta" DUT ENG ENG FRE GER ITA ITA
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): August Bungert, Constantin Decker, Alexander Fesca, Robert Fischhof, Jan Karol Gall, Richard von Gericke, Adolf Jensen, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Erik Meyer-Helmund, Henry Hugo Pierson, Robert Alexander Schumann, Friedrich Siebmann, Hans August Friedrich Zincke genannt Sommer, Giorgio Stigelli. Go to the text.

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Text added to the website: 2011-09-27.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:37
Line count: 16
Word count: 71