by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856)
Translation possibly by Theodore Martin, Sir, KCB KCVO (1816 - 1909)

'Twas in the merry month of May: song
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
'Twas in the merry month of May
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Note: catalog indicates Theodore Martin as the author - may be the same as this text but needs verification.


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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):

  • by Osborne Roberts , "'Twas in the merry month of May: song", published c1925

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