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Těžko sa mi oře (1920)


Part of a series or song cycle:

The Diary of One who Disappeared, (Zápisník zmizelého)


Těžko sa mi oře

Těžko sa mi oře, vyspal sem sa málo,
a gdyž sem odespal: o ní sa mi zdálo.
O ní sa mi zdálo.

Ploughing is weary work

Ploughing is weary work, without sleep to ease me,
for when I fell asleep, still in dreams
she’d tease me.

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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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