Translation © by Ferdinando Albeggiani

Chor
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): DUT ENG FRE ITA
Wer wird Zähren sanften Mitleids
nicht mit diesen Frommen weinen,
die dich, Herr, im Tode sahn?
 
Wer mit ihnen nicht verstummen,
wer mit ihnen nicht verstummen,
die dich, Herr, im Tode sahn.
 
Wer wird Tränen sanften Mitleids
nicht mit diesen Frommen weinen1?
Wer mit ihnen nicht verstummen,
die dich, Herr, im Tode sahn?
 
Wer wird sich nicht innig freuen,
dass der Gottversöhner ihnen,
Himmel, deinen Vorschmack gab,
ach, dass Jesus Christus ihnen,
Himmel, deinen Vorschmack gab.

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Adapted from stanzas 5-6.

1 In de basstem: Wer wird Tränen sanften Mitleids diesen Frommen nicht weinen?

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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)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] ; composed by Franz Peter Schubert.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] ; composed by Franz Peter Schubert.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] ; composed by Franz Peter Schubert.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] ; composed by Franz Peter Schubert.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] ; composed by Franz Peter Schubert.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] ; composed by Franz Peter Schubert.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] ; composed by Franz Peter Schubert.

Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Koor", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Chœur", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Coro", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Lau Kanen [Guest Editor]

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Coro
Language: Italian (Italiano)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Chi non verserà dolci lacrime di compassione
insieme con queste anime pie
nel vederti morire, Signore?

Chi, insieme con loro, non diventerà muto
incapace di dire parola,
davanti alla tua morte,signore?

Chi non verserà lacrime di compassione
con queste anime pie?
E resterà senza parole,
nel vederti morire, Signore?

E chi non proverà quell'intima gioia,
che il Redentore divino dona loro,
un assaggio della gioia celeste,
ah, che Gesù Cristo offrirà loro
per pregustare le gioie del cielo?

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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Italian (Italiano) copyright © 2012 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.
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