Na nivy' zhyolty'e nisxodit tishina
Language: Russian (Русский) 
Available translation(s): ENG GER
Na nivy' zhyolty'e nisxodit tishina,
v osty'vshem vozduxe ot merknushhix selenij,
drozha, nesetsya zvon... Dusha moya polna
razlukoyu s toboj i gor`kix sozhalenij.

I kazhdy'j moj uprek ya vspominayu vnov`,
i kazhdoe tverzhu privetlivoe slovo,
chto mog by' ya skazat` tebe, moya lyubov`,
[no chto vnutri sebya]1 ya sxoronil surovo.

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1 Tchaikovsky: "но что на дне души" ("no chto na dne dushi")

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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)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by G. Jorissenne ; composed by Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Hans Schmidt (1854 - 1923) ; composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

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

  • ENG English (Malcolm Wren) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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