by Sappho (flourished c610-c580 BCE)
Translation by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Sappho's prayer to Aphrodite
Language: English  after the Aeolic Greek 
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  • by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
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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 Margaret Ruthven Lang (1867 - 1972), "Sappho's prayer to Aphrodite", op. 24 (Three arias for voice and orchestra) no. 1, first performed 1895 [contralto and orchestra]

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