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Fly away, fly away over the sea

Language: English

Fly away, fly away over the sea,
  Sun-loving swallow, for summer is done;
Come again, come again, come back to me,
  Bringing the summer and bringing the sun.


Translation(s): GER

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Bertram Kottmann) , title unknown, copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2006-01-19.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:17
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Word count: 28

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Flieg davon, flieg davon weit übers Meer

Language: German (Deutsch) after the English

Flieg davon, flieg davon weit übers Meer,
sonn'liebende Schwalbe, der Sommer ist um;
komm zurück, komm zurück, komm zu mir her,
bring mir den Sommer und bring mir die Sonn'.


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  • Singable translation from English to German (Deutsch) copyright © 2013 by Bertram Kottmann, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.

    Bertram Kottmann. Contact:
    <BKottmann (AT) t-online.de>


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Text added to the website: 2013-11-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:22
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Word count: 30