Be thou mine eyes! I cannot see; The vision dies; Who comes to me? His horse's tread, His helmet's blaze, His lifted head; Ah, day of days!
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Harry Thacker Burleigh (1866 - 1949), "His helmet's blaze; Almona's song of Yussouf to Hassan", 1905, published 1914 [ high voice and piano ], from Saracen Songs, no. 3 [sung text checked 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Garrett Medlock [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2021-01-08
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