by António Machado (1875 - 1939)
Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Ayer soñé que veía
Language: Spanish (Español) 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE GER
Ayer soñé que veía
A Dios y que a Dios hablaba;
Y soñé que Dios me oía...
Después soñé que soñaba.

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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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  • Also set in Italian (Italiano), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ENG FRE GER ; composed by Luigi Dallapiccola.

Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Bertram Kottmann) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2017, (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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Hier j'ai rêvé que j'ai vu
Language: French (Français)  after the Spanish (Español) 
Hier j'ai rêvé que j'ai vu
Dieu et que j'ai parlé à Dieu ;
Et j'ai rêvé que Dieu m'entendait...
Ensuite j'ai rêve que je rêvais.

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  • Translation from Spanish (Español) to French (Français) copyright © 2017 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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Text added to the website: 2017-01-18 00:00:00
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