by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio
Translation by Christoph August Tiedge (1752 - 1841)

Der Abschied
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Das ist die Schreckensstunde,
Ha! meine Lippen beben,
Wie kann ich Armer leben,
o Nice, fern von dir?
Leben muß ich im Leiden,
Ohne dich flieh'n die Freuden,
Und du, wirst du auch schenken
ein liebend Sehnen mir?

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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 German (Deutsch), a translation by Johann Joachim Eschenburg (1743 - 1820) , "Die Trennung", subtitle: "Nach der Canzonette des Metastasio: Ecco quel fiero istante &c. ", written 1773 ENG FIN FRE SPA ; composed by Friedrich Johann Albrecht Muck, Christian Gottlob Neefe.

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

  • ENG English (Bertram Kottmann) , "Parting", copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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This text was added to the website: 2003-11-14
Line count: 8
Word count: 38