Ἐγὼ δὲ φίλημ' ἁβροσύναν, καί μοι . . . τὸ λαμπρὸν ἔρος . . . ἀελίῳ καὶ τὸ κάλον λέλογχεν.
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- by Sappho (flourished c610-c580 BCE) [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
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Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:
- Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Vyacheslav Ivanovich Ivanov (1866 - 1949) , no title, appears in Сапфо и Алкей (Sapfo i Alkej), in Эротический отрывки (Eroticheski otryvki) [an adaptation] FRE ; composed by Arthur Vincent Lourié, Vissarion Yakovlevich Shebalin.
Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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This text was added to the website: 2015-11-04
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