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Über'n Garten durch die Lüfte

Language: German (Deutsch)

[Über'n]1 Garten durch die Lüfte
Hört' ich Wandervögel ziehn,
Das bedeutet Frühlingsdüfte,
Unten fängt's schon an zu blühn.

Jauchzen möcht' ich, möchte weinen,
Ist mir's doch, als könnt's nicht sein!
[Alte]2 Wunder wieder scheinen
Mit dem [Mondesglanz]3 herein.

Und der Mond, die Sterne sagen's,
Und im [Träumen]4 rauscht's der Hain,
Und die Nachtigallen schlagen's:
Sie ist deine! Sie ist dein!


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

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1 or "Über'm". Both versions are common in the literature. Gumbert and Sternberg use this, according to Hofmeister; further changes may exist not noted above.
2 Schumann, Dover score: "Alle" (however, often sung as "Alte")
3 Jensen: "Mondenglanz"
4 Jensen, Schumann: "Traume"

Submitted by Emily Ezust

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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)

Settings in other languages or adaptations:

  • Also set in German (Deutsch), [adaptation] by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel.

Other available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , no title, copyright ©
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Diego S. Loyola) , title 1: "Noche de Primavera", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • IRI Irish (Gaelic) [singable] (Gabriel Rosenstock) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • NOR Norwegian (Bokmål) (Marianne Beate Kielland) , title 1: "Vårnatt", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , title 1: "Notte di primavera", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (Shula Keller) , title 1: "Spring night", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Nuit de printemps", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • POR Portuguese (Português) (Elke Beatriz Riedel) , copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Lentenacht", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • HEB Hebrew (עברית) (Max Mader) , title 1: "ליל אביב", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , title 1: "Nit de primavera", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Nit de primavera

Language: Catalan (Català) after the German (Deutsch)

Per damunt dels jardins, travessant el cel
sento passar els ocells migratoris,
això indica una flaire de primavera,
a baix, tot comença a florir.

Voldria cridar de joia, voldria plorar,
em sembla, com si no pogués ser!
Antics prodigis tornen a aparèixer
amb la claror de la lluna.

I la lluna, les estrelles ho diuen,
i en somnis ho mormola el boscatge,
i els rossinyols ho canten:
ella és teva! ella és teva!


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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Catalan (Català) copyright © 2014 by Salvador Pila, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Josef Karl Benedikt von Eichendorff (1788 - 1857), "Frühlingsnacht", appears in Gedichte, in 4. Frühling und Liebe DUT ENG ENG FRE GER HEB IRI ITA NOR POR SPA
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Algernon Bennet Langton Ashton, Friedrich Curschmann, Joseph Dessauer, Oskar Dittrich, Ferdinand Gumbert, Wilhelm Heiser, Adolf Jensen, Heinrich August Marschner, Ferdinand Rimon, Richard Schmidt, Robert Alexander Schumann, Gerhard Stehmann, Constantin Ivanovich Sternberg, Richard Georg Strauss, Ernest Vietor. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2014-06-09.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:35
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Word count: 73