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Brauner Bursche führt zum Tanze Sein blauäugig schönes Kind; Schlägt die Sporen keck zusammen, Csardasmelodie beginnt. Küßt und herzt sein süßes Täubchen, Dreht sie, führt sie, jauchzt und springt; Wirft drei blanke Silbergulden Auf das Zimbal, daß es klingt.
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- by Hugo Conrat (1845 - 1906) [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 Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897), "Brauner Bursche führt zum Tanze", op. 103 no. 5 (1887/8), published 1888 [ voice or SATB chorus and piano ], from Zigeunerlieder, no. 5, Berlin, Simrock [sung text checked 1 time]
- by Gunnar de Frumerie (1908 - 1987), "Brauner Bursche", 1927 [ voice and piano ], from Zigeunerlieder, no. 5 [sung text not yet checked]
- by Hans Melcher Svensson (1882 - 1961), "Brauner Bursche führt zum Tanze", 1910, orchestrated 1920 [ voice and piano ], from Acht Zigeunerlieder, no. 5 [sung text not yet checked]
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- CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Il bruno giovanotto porta a danzare", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Il bruno giovanotto porta a danzare La sua bella ragazza dagli occhi azzurri; e mentre batte con forza i tacchi la melodia czarda ha inizio. Bacia e stringe al cuore la sua dolce colomba, la fa girare, la guida, grida di gioia e salta; scaglia tre lucenti monete d'argento sul cembalo affinché risuoni.
- Translation from German (Deutsch) to Italian (Italiano) copyright © 2009 by Ferdinando Albeggiani, (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.
Text added to the website: 2009-02-23 00:00:00
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