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Plays: 50

Opera in 2 acts, libretto by Ulrich Treichel after Fontane

Final scene (excerpt)

Duration: 01 mins 00 secs

Maria Bengtsson, soprano / Chor und Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin / Donald Runnicles
© + (P) 2019 OehmsClassics Musikproduktion

Text heard on Sample:

OCEANE
Ich gehe fort.
Es fehlte mir etwas für diese Erde, um sie zu tragen
Und von ihr getragen zu werden.
Zu leicht bin ich wohl und zu unruhig.
Zu fremd und zu fern für den Boden unter meinen Füßen.

OCEANE
I’m leaving.
I lack something for this earth, in order to bear it
And to be borne by it.
It seems I am too light and restless.
Too foreign and to distant for the ground beneath my feet.

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