Dem Druck' erlieget die Natur
Language: German (Deutsch)
Dem Druck' erlieget die Natur;
welke Blumen, dürre Wiesen,
trock'ne Quellen, alles zeigt der Hitze Wut,
und kraftlos schmachten Mensch
und Tier, am Boden hingestreckt.
Translation(s): FRE ITA
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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)
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "La nature succombe sous la charge", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "Sotto il peso dell'afa soccombe la Natura", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2012-01-05.
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La nature succombe sous la charge
Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)
Cavatine : Lucas
La nature succombe sous la charge ;
Fleurs fanées, prairies sèches,
Sources taries, tout montre la vaillance de la chaleur,
Et sans force languissent les hommes
Et les animaux, allongés par terre.
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