Листья шумели уныло
Language: Russian (Русский) 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE
Листья шумели уныло
Ночью осенней порой;
Гроб опускали в могилу,
Гроб, озарённый луной.

Тихо, без плача, зарыли
И удалились все прочь,
Только луна на могилу,
Грустно смотрела всю ночь.

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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):

  • ENG English (Victor Han) , "The leaves were whispering sadly", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Les feuilles bruissaient tristement", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Dmitri Sergeyevich Usov) , "Düster und feucht war der Abend"

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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