by Franz Kafka (1883 - 1924)
Translation © by Laura Prichard

Berceuse I
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE
Schlage deinen Mantel, hoher Traum, um das Kind.

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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)

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

  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "First Berceuse", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Berceuse I", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Ferdinando Albeggiani

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First Berceuse
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Whip your mantle, great dream, around the child.

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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2020 by Laura Prichard, (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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Text added to the website: 2020-01-07 00:00:00
Last modified: 2020-01-07 22:05:36
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Word count: 8