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Language: Serbian (Српски) after the French (Français)

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  • by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

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  • a text in French (Français) by Paul Verlaine (1844 - 1896), "Spleen", appears in Romances sans paroles, in Aquarelles, no. 2 ENG ENG GER GER NOR
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Joseph Béesau, Jean-Robert Blanc, Charles Bordes, Alphonse-Eugène-Marie Catherine, Claude Achille Debussy, Fidès Devriès, Bernard van Dieren, Madeleine Dubois, Marius-François Gaillard, Roger-Élie Jalowicz, Paul Ladmirault, Sylvio Lazzari, Robert Legrand, Madeleine Lemariey, René-Jean Matter, Marius Mille, Jean-Frédéric Perrenoud, Albert Phaneuf, as Maurice Dela, Auguste Pierret, Irena Regina Poldowski, Joseph Ryelandt, Henry Sauveplane, Louis Schopfer, Jerzy Sokorski, Jean.-P. Strauwen, Louis Vierne. Go to the text.

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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  • Also set in French (Français), original text by Paul Verlaine (1844 - 1896) , title 1: "Spleen", from Romances sans paroles, in Aquarelles, no. 2 ENG ITA GER NOR SRB by Charles Bordes, Claude Achille Debussy, Albert Phaneuf, Bernard van Dieren, Irena Regina Poldowski, Louis Vierne, Joseph Ryelandt, Alphonse-Eugène-Marie Catherine, Louis Schopfer, Sylvio Lazzari, Auguste Pierret, Paul Ladmirault, Fidès Devriès, Madeleine Lemariey, Madeleine Dubois, Marius-François Gaillard, Joseph Béesau, Henry Sauveplane, Roger-Élie Jalowicz, Marius Mille, Jean-Robert Blanc, Jean.-P. Strauwen, Robert Legrand, René-Jean Matter, Jerzy Sokorski, Jean-Frédéric Perrenoud.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Ernest Dowson (1867 - 1900) , no title, from Decorations, in After Paul Verlaine, no. 3, published 1899 ITA GER NOR SRB by John Ireland.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Stefan George (1868 - 1933) , title 1: "Spleen", from Zeitgenössische Dichter, in Frankreich, in Paul Verlaine, in Aus: Lieder ohne Worte ENG ITA NOR SRB by Winfried Zillig.
  • Also set in Norwegian (Bokmål), a translation by Andreas Grimelund Jynge (1870 - 1955) , title unknown ENG ITA GER SRB by Johan Selmer.

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