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Weil der Tag nun fanget an

Language: German (Deutsch)

Weil der Tag nun fanget an,
singe, wer nur singen kann.
Weil der Tag nun fanget an,
schaffe, wer nur schaffen kann.

Froher Sinn und froher Mut,
machen alle Arbeit gut;
drum vollbringe jederzeit
alles Tun mit Freudigkeit.


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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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):

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Since the day is now beginning", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Since the day is now beginning

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

Since the day is now beginning,
let everyone who can sing, sing.
Since the day is now beginning,
let everyone who can work, work.

A jubilant spirit and glad courage
make all work turn out well;
therefore at all times undertake
everything you do with joyfulness.


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