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Marchese del Orco

Language: German (Deutsch)

Willst du die Meine sein, biet' ich dir Kronen, 
als Fürstin sollst du mir zur Seite thronen! 
Darf ich mich zeigen, willst du sein mein eigen, 
so sende mir den Ring vom Herzensfinger, 
es harrt dein um Mitternacht der Überbringer.


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by John H. Campbell

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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)

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  • ENG English (John H. Campbell) , title 1: "Marquese del Orco", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:37

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Marquese del Orco

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

 If you wish to be mine, I offer you a crown,
 you shall sit at my side as a princess!
 If you want to meet with me and be my own,
 send to me the ring from your heart-finger,
 I await your messenger about midnight.


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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Karl Klingemann (1798 - 1862)
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Heinrich August Marschner. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:37

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Word count: 46