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6 Lieder

Word count: 231

Song Cycle by W. Rose

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1. O, der blaue, blaue Himmel [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

Language: German (Deutsch)

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O der blaue, blaue Himmel! 
O das grüne, grüne Thal! 
Goldner Würmchen bunt Gewimmel 
In dem goldnen, goldnen Stral! 

Und von allen Blütenbäumen
Woget süßer, süßer Duft,
Und in allen Himmelsräumen 
Woget laue, laue Luft.

Offen stehn des Himmels Pforten, 
Nieder strömet sel'ge Lust,
Überall und allerorten 
Blüht's und blüht in jeder Brust.


Confirmed with Gedichte, Berlin, Gedruckt und verlegt bei F. Reimer, p. 3


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2. Trennung

Language: German (Deutsch)

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3. Komm in die stille Nacht [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

Language: German (Deutsch)

Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG FRE ITA

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  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Serenade (Kom in de stille nacht!)", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , "Serenade", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Sérénade", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Vieni nella notte tranquilla", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Komm in die stille Nacht! --
  Liebchen, was zögerst du?
  Sonne ging längst zur Ruh',
  Welt schloß die Augen zu,
Rings nur einzig die Liebe wacht!

Liebchen, was zögerst du?
  Schon sind die Sterne hell,
  Schon ist der Mond zur Stell',
  Eilen so schnell, so schnell!
Liebchen, [mein]1 Liebchen, drum eil' auch du!

Sonne ging längst zur Ruh! --
  Traust wohl dem Schimmer nicht,
  Der durch die Blüthen bricht?
  Treu ist des Mondes Licht.
Liebchen, mein Liebchen, was fürchtest du?

Welt schloß die Augen zu!
  Blumen und Blüthenbaum
  Schlummern in süßen Traum,
  Erde, sie athmet kaum,
Liebe nur schaut dem Liebenden zu! --

Einzig die Liebe wacht,
  Ruft dich allüberall.
  Höre die Nachtigall,
  Hör' meiner Stimme Schall,
Liebchen, o komm in die stille Nacht!


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1 Wolf: "ach"

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4. Mondnacht [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

Language: German (Deutsch)

Translation(s): DUT DUT ENG ENG ENG ENG FRE HEB IRI ITA NOR POR RUS SPA SPA

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  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Jos. Van de Vijver) , "Maanlicht"
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , no title, copyright ©
  • ENG English [singable] (Shula Keller) , "Moonlit night", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (Walter A. Aue) , "Moonlit night", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Nuit de lune", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • HEB Hebrew (עברית) (Max Mader) , "ליל ירח", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • IRI Irish (Gaelic) [singable] (Gabriel Rosenstock) , copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , "Notte di luna", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • NOR Norwegian (Bokmål) (Marianne Beate Kielland) , "Månenatt", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • POR Portuguese (Português) (Elke Beatriz Riedel) , "Noite de luar", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Diego S. Loyola) , "Noche de Luna", copyright © 2003, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Elisa Rapado) , copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Es war, als hätt' der Himmel,
Die Erde still geküßt,
Daß sie im Blütenschimmer
Von ihm [nun]1 träumen müßt.

Die Luft ging durch die Felder,
Die Ähren wogten sacht,
Es rauschten leis die Wälder,
So sternklar war die Nacht.

Und meine Seele spannte
Weit ihre Flügel aus,
Flog durch die stillen [Lande]2,
Als flöge sie nach Haus.


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1 Brahms, Schumann: "nur"
2 Brahms: "Räume"

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5. Herbstlied

Language: German (Deutsch)

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6. Das alte Lied

Language: German (Deutsch)

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