Song lyrics (was Re: Beginning a translation)
|From:||Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>|
|Date:||Friday, July 9, 2004, 18:20|
On Fri, 9 Jul 2004 12:08:31 -0400, Roger Mills <rfmilly@...> wrote:
> (Tony Harris wrote:)
> >Anyway, I decided perhaps a good topic for discussion would be lyrics in
> conlangs. I'm not all that experienced at music writing, but I have made up
> some Aluric language lyrics for a few of my more favorite songs where the
> melody works for it. Has anyone else done so?
Not my conlang, but one I've worked with a little in the past: Mark
I translated "Adeste Fideles" into Verdurian quite a while back in a
post to his message board -
http://www.zompist.com/board/messages/380.html . Complete with sheet
music showing the original alphabet!
I also translated some national anthems, but they're not singable (
Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>