Kak svetla, kak narjadna vesna! Pogljadi mne v glaza, kak byvalo, I skaži: otčego ty grustna? Otčego ty tak laskova stala? No molčiš', ty, slaba, kak cvetok... O molči! Mne ne nado priznan'ja: JA uznal ėtu lasku proščan'ja, -- JA opjat' odinok!
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- by Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin (1870 - 1953), no title, written 1899 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Reinhold Moritzevich Glière (1875 - 1956), "Как светла, как нарядна весна", op. 14 no. 4 (1904) [sung text not yet checked]
- by Yury Klepalov , "Я опять одинок", published 1996 [ voice and piano ] [sung text not yet checked]
- by Sergei Vasil'yevich Rachmaninov (1873 - 1943), "Я опять одинок", op. 26 (Пятнадцать романсов = Pjatnadcat' romansov (Fifteen songs)) no. 9 (1906) [sung text checked 1 time]
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