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Jetzt wird sie wohl im Garten gehen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Jetzt wird sie wohl [im]1 Garten gehen,
Der blüht und glüht im [Sonnenlicht]2,
Und in [die]3 Ferne wird sie spähen,
Mich, aber, ach! mich sieht sie nicht.
Und [eine]4 Rose wird sie brechen
Mit stummer Wehmut im Gesicht,
Und meinen Namen wird sie sprechen.
Ich aber, ach! ich hör' es nicht!

Translation(s): CAT FRE

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1 Zemlinsky: "in dem"
2 Zemlinsky: "Sommerlicht"
3 Zemlinsky: "der"
4 Zemlinsky: "die"

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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)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , "A la llunyania", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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

Last modified: 2014-12-21 15:21:07

Line count: 8
Word count: 51

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A la llunyania

Language: Catalan (Català) after the German (Deutsch)

Ara ella potser sortirà al jardí,
florit i abrusat per la llum del sol
i sotjarà vers la llunyania,
a mi, però, ai! A mi no em veurà.

I collirà una rosa
amb un rostre ple de silenciosa melangia
i dirà el meu nom.
Però jo, ai! Jo no ho sentiré!

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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Robert Eduard Prutz (1816 - 1872), "In der Ferne", appears in Buch der Liebe, first published 1874 FRE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Rafael Behn, John Böie, Wenzel Theodor Bradsky, Felix Draeseke, Hermann Finzenhagen, Ernst Paul Flügel, Alban Förster, Josef Gauby, Victor Hollaender, Hans Huber, Rich. Kriebel, John Moeller, Martin Roeder, Hans Michael Schletterer, Ferdinand Sieber, Julius Tausch, Max von Weinzierl, Alexander Zemlinsky. Go to the text.


Text added to the website: 2013-10-09 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:21

Line count: 8
Word count: 51