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The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive

Na son grjadushchij

Language: Russian

Nochnaja t'ma bezmolvije prinosit
I k otdykhu zovjot menja.
Pora, pora! pokoja telo prosit,
Dusha ustala v vikhre dnja.

Molju tebja, pred snom grjadushchim, bozhe:
Daj ljudjam mir; blagoslovi 
Mladenca son, i nishchenskoje lozhe,
I sljozy tikhije ljubvi!

Prosti grekhu, na zhgucheje stradan'je
Uspokojitel'no dokhni,
I vse tvoji pechal'nyje sozdan'ja
Khot' snoviden'jem obmani!

Translation(s): ENG

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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, and transliterations (if applicable):
    * ENG English (Pirjo Tolvanen) , "At bedtime", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

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