“This site houses an extensive, growing archive of texts to 102,452 settings of Lieder and other classical art songs (Kunstlieder, mélodies, canzoni, романсы, canciones, liederen, canções, sånger, laulua, písně, piosenki, etc.) and other classical vocal pieces such as short choral works, madrigals and part-songs, in over 100 languages, with 12,892 volunteer translations to English, French, Italian, Dutch, German, Spanish, Portuguese, and other languages.
In this collection there are currently 64,356 texts associated with musical settings. Of these, 25,333 have not yet been located and are placeholders for cross-referencing, and 3,389 are hidden due to copyright restrictions, leaving 35,634 entirely visible to visitors. When possible, first lines are shown. “
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