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Ein Fink saß schlank auf grünem Reis

Language: German (Deutsch)

Ein Fink saß schlank auf grünem Reis:
Pink, Pink!
Der Jäger da mit rechtem Fleiß
Zu zielen an und messen fing
Und zielt' und dacht': jetzt bist du mein —
Fort war das lust'ge Vögelein:
Pink, pink! mußt flinker seyn!

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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)

  • by Eduard Zillmann (1834 - 1909), "Ein Fink sass schlank auf grünem Reiss", op. 62 (2 Lieder für 1 Singstimme mit Pianofortebegleitung) no. 2, published 1893 [voice and piano], Dresden, Wolff [
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