Fili mi Absalom, fili mi Absalom, Quis mihi tribuat ut ego moriar pro te Absalom, fili mi, fili mi.
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Heinrich Schütz (1585 - 1672), "Fili mi, Absalon", SWV. 269, published 1629 [voice and instrumental ensemble], from Symphoniae sacrae I, no. 13. [ sung text checked 1 time]
Set in a modified version by Josquin des Prez.
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Mon fils, Absalom", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Research team for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator] , Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2014-06-23
Line count: 3
Word count: 19