Madrigals, Book II

Song Cycle by George Crumb (b. 1929)

Word count: 388

1. Bebe el agua tranquila de la canción añeja [sung text checked 1 time]

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 Bebe el agua tranquila
 de la canción añeja.
[ ... ]

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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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1 omitted by Crumb.

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2. La muerte entra y sale de la taberna [sung text not yet checked]

La muerte
entra y sale 
de la taberna. 
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  • ENG English (Salvador Pila) , "Malagueña", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Malagueña", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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1 omitted by Górecki.

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3. Caballito negro [sung text checked 1 time]

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Caballito negro.
¿Dónde llevas tu jinete muerto? 
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Caballito frío.
¡Qué perfume de flor de cuchillo! 
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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]