by Richard Engländer (1859 - 1919), as Peter Altenberg
Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Schneesturm
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE ITA
Seele, wie bist du schöner, tiefer, nach Schneestürmen.
Auch du hast sie, gleich der Natur.
Und über beiden liegt noch ein trüber Hauch,
eh' das Gewölk sich verzog!

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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)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Anne Ozorio) , title 1: "Soul, you're more beautiful", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title unknown, copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "Bufera di neve", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Jeroen Scholten

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 4
Word count: 28

Âme, tu es plus belle, plus profonde,...
Language: French (Français)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Âme, tu es plus belle, plus profonde, après les tempêtes de neige.
Et tu en as, semblable à la nature
et sur toutes deux, repose encore un souffle trouble
tant que les nuages ne se sont pas dissipés !

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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to French (Français) copyright © 2009 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
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This text was added to the website: 2009-01-11
Line count: 4
Word count: 39