Books with translations of song texts


The Fischer-Dieskau book of Lieder - The original texts of over seven hundred and fifty songs; chosen and introduced by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau with English translations by George Bird and Richard Stokes (UK)

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau's personal selection of more than 750 German Lieder texts arranged with new English translations on facing pages.

A French Song Companion; Graham Johnson and Richard Stokes (UK)

Translations by Richard Stokes of more than 700 mélodies. Graham Johnson provides biographical information on some 150 (mostly french) composers.

The Ring of Words - An anthology of song texts; Philip L. Miller (UK)

The lyrics of over 300 art songs of Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Russia, Norway and Sweden, with literal line-by-line English translations printed on the facing pages.

Schubert: The complete song texts; Richard Wigmore


Updated: 31 July 2000 Lieder