by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Translation Singable translation © by Maurice Wright (b. 1949)

The wanderer's night song
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
You, who did from heaven come
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From the Zemlinsky score.


  • Singable translation by Maurice Wright (b. 1949), "The wanderer's night song", copyright ©
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  • by Alexander Zemlinsky (1871 - 1942), "The wanderer's night song", op. 27 (Twelve songs: for soprano and piano) no. 12 (1937/8), published c1978 [soprano and piano], Hillsdale, N.Y. : Mobart Music Publications, also set in German (Deutsch)

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