by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Translation Singable translation by John Bernhoff (flourished 1890-1912)

The coy one
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
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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)

  • by Hans Hermann (1870 - 1931), "The coy one", op. 2 (Duette für zwei Singstimmen mit Pianoforte) no. 2, published 1897 [vocal duet with piano], Magdeburg, Heinrichshofen Verlag, also set in German (Deutsch)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist FRE ITA RUS ; composed by Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin.

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