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Language: German (Deutsch) after the French (Français)

Ach, wüsstest du, wie thränenbitter
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  • by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Based on
  • a text in French (Français) by René-François Sully-Prudhomme (1839 - 1907), "Prière", written 1872, appears in Les vaines tendresses, no. 2, Paris, Éd. Alphonse Lemerre, first published 1875 ENG RUS
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Giulio Alary, François Berthet, André Devaere, Théodore Dubois, Simone Féjard, Charles Gounod, Henriëtte Jacoba van Heukelom - van den Brandeler, Edmond Hippeau, Jean Mein, Giovanni Sgambati, Francesco Paolo Tosti, Theodor H. H. Verhey, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Maude Valérie White. 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)

  • by Eugen Hildach (1849 - 1924), "Bitte", op. 20 (Fünf Lieder für 1 Singstimme mit Pianoforte) no. 5, published 1896 [voice and piano], Magdeburg, Heinrichshofen Verlag

Settings in other languages:

  • Also set in French (Français), original text by René-François Sully-Prudhomme (1839 - 1907) , title 1: "Prière", 1872, from Les vaines tendresses, Paris, Éd. Alphonse Lemerre, published 1875 RUS GER by Charles Gounod, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Henriëtte Jacoba van Heukelom - van den Brandeler, Theodor H. H. Verhey, André Devaere, Giulio Alary, Maude Valérie White, François Berthet.
  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Aleksey Nikolayevich Pleshcheyev (1825 - 1893) , title unknown, 1883, published 1884 GER by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown RUS by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

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