by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856)
Translation by Louis Napoleon Parker (1852 - 1944)

Lay softly, beloved
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Lay softly, beloved
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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):

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  • Also set in Dutch (Nederlands), a translation by H. Beverans ; composed by Frank Valentin Van der Stucken.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Alice Barnett.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Franklin Johnson , "Lehn deine Wang' an meine Wang", appears in Poems Selected from Heinrich Heine, ed. by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker, London: Walter Scott, Limited, pages 56-57, first published 1887 ; composed by Frank Bridge.
  • Also set in English, a translation by J. B. Townsend ; composed by Emeline M. Grant.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Una K. Hartree.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Benjamin Lambord.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Bertha Raab ; composed by Henry J. Lautz.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Frederick W. Bancroft ; composed by George W. Marston.
  • Also set in English, a translation by F. C. Blackwood ; composed by Martin Roeder.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Frederic S. Warburg.
  • Also set in Italian (Italiano), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Emma Bellucci.
  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Mikhail Larionovich Mikhailov (1829 - 1865) , no title, written 1856 ; composed by Evgenii Fedorovich Alenev, Pavel Grigorevich Chesnokov, Georgy Aleksandrovich Demidov, Aleksandr Mikhailovich Kiryakov, Gennady Osipovich Korganov, Pavel Semyonovich Makarov, Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov, Aleksandr Ivanovich Rubets, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Villamov.
  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Pyotr Isayevich Veinberg (1831 - 1908) , no title ; composed by Nikolai Vladimirovich Galkin.
  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Dmitry Zernov.
  • Also set in Swedish (Svenska), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Johan August Söderman.
  • Also set in Swedish (Svenska), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Emil Sjögren.

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