by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Translation © by Emily Ezust

Grausam erweiset sich Amor an mir! O,...
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): DUT ENG FRE ITA
Grausam erweiset sich Amor an mir! O, spielet, ihr Musen,
Mit den Schmerzen, die er, spielend, im Busen erregt.

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Confirmed with Gedichte von Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 1813, page 398.


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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)

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

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Kwelgeest betoont zich steeds Amor", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , copyright © 2015
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Amour se montre cruel envers moi", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Con me crudele si dimostra Amore", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Text added to the website: 2005-08-29 00:00:00
Last modified: 2017-11-29 10:27:52
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Word count: 19

Cruelly Love reveals himself to me! Oh...
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Cruelly Love reveals himself to me! Oh play, you Muses,
With the sorrows that, playing, he stirs in my breast.

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Authorship

  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2015 by Emily Ezust

    Emily Ezust permits her translations to be reproduced without prior permission for printed (not online) programs to free-admission concerts only, provided the following credit is given:

    Translation copyright © by Emily Ezust,
    from the LiederNet Archive -- https://www.lieder.net/

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Text added to the website: 2015-03-29 00:00:00
Last modified: 2017-11-29 10:34:34
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Word count: 20