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The LiederNet Archive is the world's largest reference archive
of texts and translations of art songs and choral works.
We have been online since May 24, 1995.
139,399 vocal pieces have been catalogued.
27,536 translations are available.
The collection has frequent additions and updates
(this month: 169 song texts, 650 settings, and 162 translations).
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