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Der Apfel

Language: Aeolic Greek

Οἶον τὸ γλυκύμαλον ἐρεύθεται ἄκρῳ ἐπ᾽ ὔσδῳ
ἄκρον ἐπ᾽ ἀκροτάτῳ λελάθοντο δὲ μαλοδρόπνεσ,
οὐ μὰν ἐκλελάθοντ᾽, ἀλλ᾽ οὐκ ἐδύναντ᾽ ἐπίκεσθαι.


Translation(s): ENG ENG FRE

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Translation of incipit used in Killmayer's setting: "Oion to glykymalon"

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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Text added to the website: 2012-02-20.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:01
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Telle une douce pomme rougit à...

Language: French (Fran├žais) after the Aeolic Greek

Telle une douce pomme rougit à l'extrémité
de la branche, à l'extrémité lointaine :
les cueilleurs de fruits l'ont oubliée ou, plutôt,
ils ne l'ont pas oubliée, mais ils n'ont pu l'atteindre.


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Submitted by Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

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Based on
  • a text in Aeolic Greek by Sappho (fl. c610-c580 BCE) ENG ENG
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Wilhelm Killmayer. Go to the text.

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Text added to the website: 2012-02-23.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:47
Line count: 4
Word count: 32