Kogda po`et, opisivaja damu, nachnjot: ,,Ja shla po ulice. V boko vpilsja korset`` Zdes' ja ne ponimal konechno prjamo chto, mol, pod damoju skrivajetsja po`et. Ja istinu tebe po-drusheski otkroju: po`et muzhchina i dazhe s borodoju.
- by Aleksandr Mikhailovich Glikberg (1880 - 1932), as Sasha Chyorny [author's text not yet checked 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 Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich (1906 - 1975), "Критику", op. 109 no. 1 (1960), from Пять сатир = Pjat' satir, no. 1. [ sung text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English [singable] (Leonard Lehrman) , "To a critic", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "À un critique", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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