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Věrnosť ('Faithfulness') (1908)


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Moravian Folk Poetry in Song


Věrnosť ('Faithfulness')

Około Hradišča
teče voda čista,
nemožem sa rozejít,
má galánko jistá.
A už sa rozešły
voděnka y rybičkú,
skoro-li sa rozejde
šohajek s děvečkú.
Około Hovoran
chodníček jako dłaň
a dože ho ušplapáł?
Šohajek chod'a k nám.

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Leoš Janáček was a Czech composer, musical theorist, folklorist, publicist and teacher. He was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music to create an original, modern musical style.


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