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Language: English after the French (Français)

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  • a text in French (Français) by Pierre-Jules-Théophile Gautier (1811 - 1872), "Absence", written 1838, appears in La Comédie de la Mort, Paris, Éd. Desessart, first published 1838 GER GER ITA
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Georges Albert Baudoüin, Hector Berlioz, Georges Bizet, Émile Bourgeois, Montserrat Campmany i Cortés, Auguste Cœdès, Paul Combes, Arthur Coquard, Paul-Charles-Marie Curet, as Paul Puget, Félicien César David, Joseph Depret, Charlotte Devéria, Alberto Ghislanzoni, Manuel Giró, Lucien Hillemacher, Paul Hillemacher, Léon Charles François Kreutzer, Louis Lacombe, Paul-Jean-Jacques Lacome d'Estalenx, Ernest Lavigne, Charles Lefebvre, John Parrott, Édouard Pascal, Felipe Pedrell, Émile Pessard, Jules Philipot, Albert Renaud, Gaston Sarreau, Jacques-Michel Zoubaloff. Go to the text.

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  • Also set in French (Français), original text by Pierre-Jules-Théophile Gautier (1811 - 1872) , title 1: "Absence", from La Comédie de la Mort, published 1838 ENG ITA GER ENG by Georges Bizet, Ernest Lavigne, Hector Berlioz, Félicien César David, Montserrat Campmany i Cortés, Paul Combes, Joseph Depret, Charles Lefebvre, Émile Pessard, Felipe Pedrell, Léon Charles François Kreutzer, Édouard Pascal, Jules Philipot, Auguste Cœdès, Émile Bourgeois, Charlotte Devéria, Manuel Giró, Lucien Hillemacher, Paul Hillemacher, Arthur Coquard, Gaston Sarreau, Paul Charles Marie Puget, John Parrott, Joseph Depret, Georges Baudouin, Jacques-Michel Zoubaloff, Alberto Ghislanzoni, Louis Lacombe, Albert Renaud.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Peter Cornelius (1824 - 1874) , title 1: "Trennung" [an adaptation] ENG ITA ENG by Hector Berlioz.

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