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by Rainer Maria Rilke (1875 - 1926)
Translation Singable translation by Jean Williams Lunn (b. 1933)
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch)
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- Singable translation by Jean Williams Lunn (b. 1933), "The lute"
- a text in German (Deutsch) by Rainer Maria Rilke (1875 - 1926), "Die Laute", appears in Der neuen Gedichte anderer Teil, first published 1908
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):
- by Donald James Martino (1931 - 2005), "The lute", 1961, published 1970 [mezzo-soprano, piano], from Two Rilke Songs, no. 1, also set in German (Deutsch)
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