Die Kreuzfahrer

Opera by Louis [Ludwig] Spohr (1784 - 1859)

Word count: 14

. Weine büßende Thränen [sung text checked 1 time]

Weine büßende Thränen,
Steige duldend hinab,
Dich dem Himmel versöhnen
Kann allein das Grab.

Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Set by by Louis [Ludwig] Spohr (1784 - 1859), WoO 59, published 1844, first performed 1845 [ voice and orchestra ], Cassel: Aubel'schen Buchdruckerei

Confirmed with Die Kreuzfahrer. Ein Schauspiel in fünf Aufzügen von A. von Kotzebue, Pesth: Jos. Leyrer, Buchhändler, 1816, appears in fünfter Act, dritte Scene, page 88.


Researcher for this text: Melanie Trumbull