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Nach Westen zieht der Wind dahin

Language: German (Deutsch)

Nach Westen [zieht]1 der Wind dahin,
er [säuselt lau]2 und lind dahin,
er folgt dem blauen Strome wohl
und [flieht]3 zu meinem Kind dahin! -

Bring' meinen Tränenregen ihr,
und einen [Gruß]4 geschwind dahin!
Ach, Wolken kommen trüb daher
die [frohen]5 Tage sind dahin!

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1 Kahn: "weht"; further changes might exist not noted
2 Lafite: "fächelt leis'"
3 Lafite: "zieht"
4 Lafite: "Kuß"
5 Lafite: "schönen"

Submitted by Peter Donderwinkel


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

Text added to the website: 2007-06-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:38
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